Posts tagged "banksy"

Banksy’s ‘Dismaland’ Being Used To House Refugees, Renamed ‘Dismal Aid’

The artist Banksy has always been a controversial provocateur, but in this case, he’s getting down to business and truly trying to do good.
His recent installment of Dismaland –…

Katrin Higher | October 18, 2015 - 2:00 pm

I Want To Go To There: Dismaland

Whoa, all of a sudden I’m not bored with Banksy anymore: The well-hyped street artist has created a huge public installation called Dismaland, a theme park occupying an

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 21, 2015 - 10:00 am

10 Great Chicago Street Artists, To Demonstrate That Street Art Isn’t Just Banksy

You know who I’m really bored with? BANKSY. It’s not that he’s done anything wrong, or objectionable, or boring; it’s not that he hasn’t maintained a high quality of work;…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 16, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Banksy’s Latest Takes Aim At Cellphone Addiction

Banksy’s latest work sure hits close to home, doesn’t it? The painting was posted to the artist’s website on Monday, and then the original was finally found by a number…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 17, 2014 - 1:30 pm

RIP Society: Walmart Tried To Sell Banksy Prints, Failed Miserably

I was about to pack it up and call it a day when I saw that Walmart was selling the work of graffiti artist Banksy on their website starting at…

Ami Angelowicz | December 4, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Banksy’s Back! Check Out His New Work

Everyone’s favorite graffiti artist Banksy announced his month-long NYC residency on Instagram a couple days ago, and his subversive and witty take on street art has been popping up in…

Megan Reynolds | October 5, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Banksy Comes Out For The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

In his own special Banksy way, the graffiti artist joined the celebration for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. This painting of Her Majesty sporting David Bowie’s signature Ziggy Stardust face paint…

Ami Angelowicz | June 5, 2012 - 8:30 am

Can You Guess The Wifey?

Meet 31-year-old Joy Millward. She works as a parliamentary lobbyist in the UK and she is married to a very famous, yet very elusive man. Can you guess who her…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 22, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Kate Moss Was Robbed! Burglar Took Off With Her Banksy Portrait

Breaking into a supermodel’s house is easier than you would think. Police in London say a burglar nabbed $115,000 worth of art from Kate Moss’ house on Thursday night while…

Jessica Wakeman | May 21, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Forever 21’s Blatant Banksy Copycat

Please, Forever 21, at least try to make it look like you’re not totally ripping off the street artist Banksy with this $22 cotton hoodie. Admittedly, he probably doesn’t care…

Jessica Wakeman | January 14, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Love Vandal: Banksy’s Heart-Work

Reader Brenna sent us a couple photos of graffiti by elusive British street artist Banksy. Keep reading to see the second one.

Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of

Catherine Strawn | April 28, 2009 - 7:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Disney Push-Up Bras, Heart Attacks, And Banksy’s Sex Life

Which is more difficult for Disney to control: its licensees or Miley Cyrus’ image? [Slate]…

Catherine Strawn | May 1, 2008 - 12:00 pm