Monthly Archives: February 2011
Banksy donation secures art group release
The money raised from the sale of Banksy’s last print ‘Choose Your Weapon’ has secured the release of 2 members of the VOINA art collective. From picturesonwalls.com “In December Oleg Vorotnikov and Leonid Nikolaev from Russian art group VOINA were arrested for … Continue reading
Banksy street piece draws a crowd
As this video shows, the latest street pieces put up by Banksy in the city of angels are drawing quite a crowd.
Recap of all 9 Banksy LA street pieces
Here are all nine of the Banksy street pieces discovered in LA to date.
Another kite piece found in LA
Looks like another Banksy kite flyer piece has been found in LA, this time without the yellow background. Source: a_onsurez.
Banksy’s portrait of Abraham Lincoln
This slightly sinister looking portrait of Abraham Lincoln created by Banksy on cardboard back in 2008 as a gift is up for auction at Sotheby’s next month. Source: Sotheby’s.
Up close with Banksy’s Elephant
Here’s a great close up of Banksy’s Elephant piece. Source: phortin
Another new Banksy discovered
It looks like there’s more than one of the kite runner pieces out there on the streets of LA. Source: beauryan, melroseandfairfax.
Banksy street sign
For those struggling to find meaning in the recent street piece by Banksy in LA (pictured below) depicting a daughter and her parents flying a kite, the piece depicts the same graphics used on road signs between Mexico and LA warning … Continue reading
More new Banksy work in LA
Banksy has just updated his site with three more street pieces, bringing the total discovered to date to seven. Source: banksy.co.uk
5th Banksy found in LA
Looks like another Banksy street piece has been discovered, bringing the total to 5 so far. Source: mrlongsworth