REBEL YELL: Banksy – ‘The Bad Artists Imitate, The Great Artists Steal’

RIELPOLITIK

Source – banksy.co.uk

– “…Banksy’s name and identity remain unknown – it has been stated that the reason for this secrecy is that graffiti is a crime…Scottish journalist Craig Williams published an investigative piece in which he connected the timing of Banksy’s murals with the touring schedule of the trip hop band Massive Attack  – Banksy himself may be Massive Attack’s frontman, Robert Del Naja”:

(REBEL YELL: Banksy – ‘The Bad Artists Imitate, the Great Artists Steal’)

Banksy is an England-based graffiti artist, political activist and film director of unverified identity. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti executed in a distinctive stenciling technique. His works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls, and bridges of cities throughout the world.[1] Banksy’s work grew out of the Bristol underground scene, which involved collaborations between artists and musicians.[2] Banksy…

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