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06.11.09 Will Sherman

An intrepid street art enthusiast ventured down to Bristol’s City Museum to confirm rumors it would be hosting Banksy’s summer show. Through a gap in the windows he snapped a shot of part of the elusive street artist’s 2007 portable toilet stonehenge, which helps explain the “2 Girls 1 Cup”-style ice cream cone on his […]

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06.10.09 Will Sherman

Following speculation of an upcoming Banksy exhibition in Bristol, the slightly anonymous millionaire street artist confirms some rumors with this excretion. |Banksy| […]

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05.28.09 Will Sherman

Dubbed the “largest American and European street art exhibition in New York,” local graffiti legends from the 70s and 80s will join European street artists of this century for the opening of “Whole In The Wall: 1970 – Now.” Curated by Parisian gallery owners Chantal and Brigitte Helenbeck, the more than 150 artworks, from artists […]

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05.27.09 Will Sherman

In contrast to the charity art auctions featuring real Banksy prints, here’s one with an admittedly poor interpretation raising far less money for the British Red Cross: “We present to you quite probably the most unsightly Banksy derived artwork ever seen. You’re being asked to buy it.” |Art Bleat| […]

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05.13.09 Will Sherman

Last year, the Daily Mail published photos and compelling evidence that Banksy’s real name is Robin Gunningham. Now the newspaper make an obnoxious attempt to substantiate their claim citing an ambiguous stencil they found on the street. The artwork, created using a stencil, typical of the artist, shows one of Banksy’s trademark necklace-wearing rats holding […]

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05.06.09 Will Sherman

It turns out a dinner party that soap opera star Joan Collins hosted for the elusive artist BANKSY was all an elaborate hoax. Ivan Massow, the former chairman of London’s Institute of Contemporary Art, tricked Collins, his longtime friend, into hosting a feast for a group of celebrities and actor Bryan Lawrence, who was pretending […]

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