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Paperback 240 Pages
Published: 09/11/2006
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Artistic genius, political activist, painter and decorator, mythic legend or notorious graffiti artist? The work of Banksy is unmistakable, except maybe when it's squatting in the Tate or New York's Metropolitan Museum. Banksy is responsible for decorating the streets, walls, bridges and zoos of towns and cites throughout the world. Witty and subversive, his stencils show monkeys with weapons of mass destruction, policeman with smiley faces, rats with drills and umbrellas. If you look hard enough, you'll find your own. His statements, incitements, ironies and epigrams are by turns intelligent and cheeky comments on everything from the monarchy and capitalism to the war in Iraq and farm animals. His identity remains unknown, but his work is prolific. Here's the best of his work in a fully illustrated colour volume - including brand material.

Publisher: Vintage Publishing
ISBN: 9781844137879
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 975 g
Dimensions: 260 x 211 x 18 mm


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Witty and thought-provoking, his images excite and infuriate in equal measure. Already a classic * www.shortlist.com *
This is work that must be witnessed, lived with, taken to heart, and re-enacted in the name of 'Freedom' * Rain Taxi Review of Books *

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“Wall and Piece”

Street art, a political statement or an illegal act that makes our streets look bad? Banksy poses this question with his stencil art graffiti dotted around Lonon and his supposed home-town of Bristol.
His identity has... More

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“The king of grafiti”

For those who scoff at the mere thought of grafitti being classed as art, and the idea of it being anything other than mindless vandalism, obviously have never heared of Banksy. He is without doubt a remarkable... More

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“Great book great art”

If you like Banksy's art you love this book

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