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Watch the new Banksy documentary: The Antics Roadshow

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By Zolton in New Film on Saturday 20 August 2011

Banksy’s back with a new documentary project, this time a cheeky look at the recent history of public pranks, and a play on the popular (read: dull) TV series, The Antiques Roadshow. The program screened last Saturday on Channel 4 in the UK. Watch on and be awed.

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Banksy on show in New Zealand for the first time

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By Tristan Rayner in New Events on Friday 12 August 2011

The subversive works of Banksy will be on show in New Zealand for the first time.

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New app tells you where Banksy’s street art is hidden

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By Zolton in New Trends on Thursday 28 July 2011

He’s a mysterious fella is Banksy. But some of the mystery has been stripped away with the launch of a new app called Banksy Locations, which acts as a field guide to tracking down the legendary artist’s finest wall work. Yup, $1.99 will bring us all closer to culturally hip.

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Princess Animal cross-stitches Banksy’s images

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By Amy Ahlstrom in New Art on Thursday 2 June 2011

Being an Urban Quilter, I love all things alternacraft, especially when they mix in street art. So I was stoked to see some of Banksy’s images re-imagined as cross-stitch patterns. Princess Animal is San Francisco’s answer to urban knitters and crafters, and sells the Banksy kits.

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Has Banksy struck again?

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By Zolton in New Art on Friday 29 April 2011

It’s looks as if, in the cover of the night, the mysterious Banksy has left his mark once more, this time on a wall in Fitzrovia, London.

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New Banksy street art in New Orleans

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By Zolton in New Art on Friday 4 March 2011

Yes! Banksy has struck again, this time beautifying a wall in New Orleans with this simple message to the kids — and their fathers — of this world.

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Banksy uploads original storyboard to his Simpsons intro

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By Zolton in New Trends on Thursday 20 January 2011

After narrowly escaping having the long-held secret to his identity revealed on eBay, Banksy has uploaded the original storyboard for his (in)famous Simpsons intro onto his website. Marvel at the genius of it all.

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Buy the secret to Banksy’s identity on eBay

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By Tristan in New Trends on Tuesday 18 January 2011

Someone is selling the secret to Banksy’s identity on eBay. Just who is the subversive British street artist has been a topic of much debate. Now the truth is near: ‘If you win this auction, I will mail you a piece of paper revealing the true identity of Banksy’. It’s yours if you’ve got $US1 million or so to spare.

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The ‘Real’ Banksy uncovered

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By Daniel Fletcher in Video on Wednesday 13 October 2010

Infamously enigmatic street artist Banksy, whose Simpsons intro we featured yesterday, has finally stepped into the light for a BBC biopic. Maybe.

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Banksy directs The Simpsons opening sequence

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By Zolton in New Film on Tuesday 12 October 2010

That brilliantly mysterious street artist Banksy directed this brilliantly mischievous intro to The Simpsons episode which aired in the US last night.

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Exit Through The Gift Shop: a Banksy production

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By Ron English in New Film on Tuesday 1 June 2010

Banksy is Howard Hughes, Mr. Brainwash is Charlie Chaplin and this is not a documentary about A list street artists (although they make cameos), this is a moving narrative with a real point of view. Stop talking about it; go see it, then talk about it.

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An abandoned building in Belgium filled with Batman graffiti

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Tuesday 17 December 2013

Redditor sneakylawyer and his girlfriend were out ‘urban exploring’ (Uh-huh. Urban exploring. Wink wink) in Ronse, Belgium when they came across the message, ‘There’s beauty in destruction’, painted on an abandoned hospital. Like the characters in a horror movie, they did the most logical and safest thing to do, go in the abandoned, structurally unstable, evil lair-ish hospital.

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The 10 best street art works from 2013

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Tuesday 26 November 2013

Sometimes the best artworks aren’t found inside a stuffy, old art gallery or museum. Sometimes, they may just be found on the street, or on the lid of a manhole, or on a wall. Here are the 10 best street art works from 2013, so far!

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SPONSORED: Australia’s SBS 2, a new home for the ‘thinking 30 somethings’

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By Lost At E Minor in New Trends on Thursday 4 April 2013

With an agenda to push the boundaries and bring a younger voice to Australian TV, SBS 2 launched this week and looks set to unleash a unique perspective on edgy culture and comedy, travel and sports. This is a very welcome addition to Australian television, offering viewers ‘free-to-air and Australian premiere content including the channel’s […]

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The Wellington Club: a grungy art bar hangout in London

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By Jonny Burt in Cool Travel on Tuesday 26 February 2013

I recently visited The Wellington Club in the heart of Knightsbridge, London, for a magazine launch in which my artwork was featured. Decorated with original works by Damien Hirst and Banksy, hosted by a DJ who must surely have hijacked my iPod playlist, and designed on themes of decadence, promiscuity and urban rebellion, treading into […]

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