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07.31.14 Bucky Turco

London graffiti legend ROBBO has passed away. In 2011, the 40-something artist suffered a traumatic brain injury and was put into a medically induced coma by doctors. We’re told he was taken off life support earlier today. His supporters, dubbed Team ROBBO, posted a brief statement on their website: It’s with very great sadness that […]

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01.26.10 Bucky Turco

Before/After photos: nolionsinengland After reclaiming a 25-year-old piece and then mocking Banksy’s most recent canal-based work, graffiti veteran ROBBO (and possibly cohorts) are on a mission to keep taunting the world’s wealthiest street artist by declaring war on his global warming message and paying homage to the older, but not as talented stencil artist: Blek […]

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01.20.10 Bucky Turco

While Banksy is off at Sundance, a graffiti writer named ROBBO is in London exacting revenge. After successfully reclaiming a 25-year-old piece the millionaire street artist painted over, the old school vandal struck again, this time embellishing one of Banksy’s murals with some perfectly fitting imagery/messages. Compare it to the original below. […]

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12.28.09 Will Sherman

One of Banksy’s latest London pieces has been painted over, continuing the public tradition of embellishing his work with spray cans, paint rollers, saws and other methods of destruction. The semi-elusive street artist recently sprayed over a 25-year-old ROBBO piece along Regent’s Canal in Camden, using the graffiti as the backdrop to his stencil of […]

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