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# Banksy

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2022
# Ukraine
Ukraine detains eight people over Banksy mural theft
The stencil image of a person in a nightgown and gas mask holding a fire extinguisher went missing yesterday, authorities said.
# Banksy
Banksy reveals artwork on side of damaged building in Ukraine
The anonymous graffiti artist has posted a photo of a mural he has created in the town of Borodyanka.
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# Edward Colston statue
Thousands queue to get Banksy t-shirts designed in aid of four defendants
Shops in Bristol were selling shirts for £25 plus VAT in aid of four people facing trial over criminal damage to the Edward Colston statue.
# going going gone
Partially shredded Banksy painting sells for record €21.9 million
Love Is In The Bin was auctioned in London by Sotheby’s.
# Banksy
Street artist Banksy's famous 'Girl and Balloon' work to go on sale
It is expected to fetch up to £3.5 million (€4 million) when it goes on sale on 15 October.
# Banksy
Street artist Banksy confirms he was behind new artwork in Suffolk and Norfolk
The elusive artist posted a video to his Instagram depicting him creating the works in various locations.
# Lowestoft
Potential Banksy artwork appears in English town
Fans will be keeping an eye on his Instagram account to see if he claims responsibility.
# Banksy
Banksy artwork on side of Reading Prison in England defaced with rival’s name
The piece, Create Escape, shows an inmate escaping lockdown using paper from a typewriter.
# Artwork
Banksy confirms mural of sneezing pensioner on side of Bristol house is his work
The image appears to show a pensioner whose sneeze is knocking over buildings.
# Gorilla In A Pink Mask
Banksy artwork removed from wall of Bristol community centre and put up for auction
The piece, Gorilla In A Pink Mask, appeared at the former social club in the elusive artist’s home city in 2001.
# Banksy
Former Art Attack presenter denies he is Banksy after being 'inundated' with queries
A rumour on social media suggested Banksy’s art had popped up in locations where Neil Buchanan had performed music.
# refugee crisis
Calls for help aboard Banksy-funded refugee rescue ship have been 'ignored'
The vessel was bought with the proceeds of some of Banksy’s works.
# Banksy
Stolen Banksy tribute to victims of 2015 Paris attack returned to France from Italy
It was found in the attic of an abandoned farmhouse in the eastern Italian region of Abruzzo last month.
# Banksy
Stolen Banksy artwork honouring Bataclan victims found in Italy
The piece had been painted on one of the Bataclan’s emergency exit doors.
# rat tat tat tat
Banksy reveals new artwork as he 'works from home' during lockdown
Banksy’s trademark rat can be seen causing mayhem in a bathroom.
# Vandalism
Banksy's Valentine's Day mural in Bristol covered up following ‘mindless vandalism’
The elusive artist had confirmed he was behind the piece by posting two images of it on social media.
# Guerilla art
Banksy artwork depicting MPs as chimpanzees sold for record amount
Devolved Parliament went under the hammer in London last night.
# girl with balloon
Banksy artwork that self-destructed is going on display in German museum
Girl with Balloon will be shown from tomorrow through to 3 March at the Frieder Burda museum.
# Stolen
Banksy tribute to Paris terror attack victims stolen from Bataclan
The work along with other similarly-themed paintings popped up in Paris last June.
# Banksy
Banksy in Tokyo? City takes a closer look at graffiti resembling artist's work
The drawing of a rat holding an umbrella was sprayed near a monorail station in Toykyo.
# Port talbot
Welsh steel town forced to install traffic wardens following appearance of Banksy work at car garage
The enigmatic street artist claimed responsibility for the work earlier this week.
# Banksy
Banksy has been Banksied: Artist's works on show in Madrid without his approval
“Genius or Vandal?” opened at the Ifema centre in the Spanish capital and will run until March 10.
# girl with balloon
Banksy has shared BTS footage of the moments leading up to that infamous 'shredding'
“Going, going, gone.”
# going going gone
Banksy artwork self-destructs after selling for €1.2 million at London auction
“It appears we just got Banksy-ed.”
# Graffiti
Banksy 'blitzes' Paris with graffiti murals commemorating 1968 student revolt
Stencilled images in the style of the mysterious British graffiti star began appearing on walls across the French capital last week.
# up the walls
Two new Banksy murals have appeared in London
The murals are ahead of a new exhibition of US artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.
# WALL OF ART
Two huge 'Banksy-like' Trump murals appear on West Bank barrier
The new graffiti is just a few meters from Banksy’s Palestinian hotel.
# mystery boy
A slip of the tongue is fuelling speculation on Banksy's real identity
An interview with DJ Goldie has people wondering if the artist is in fact Robert Del Naja of Massive Attack.
# subtle
Banksy's new mural shows a man chipping away at the stars in the European flag
It appeared on a building near the Dover ferry terminal over the weekend.
# walled off
Banksy opens hotel in Israel... with 'worst view in the world'
The secretive street artist opened the hotel which stands just four metres from the Separation Wall – with all rooms commanding the same view.
# Banksy Bailout
Is Banksy supporting the Moore Street campaign? It's unlikely...
A painting appeared overnight.
# les miserables
Banksy's new work hits out at use of teargas in 'Jungle' refugee camp
The artist’s latest mural has appeared in London.
# dismaland calais
Banksy's theme park taken apart to build refugee shelters
After five weeks and 150,000 visitors, the artist’s take on Disneyland is no more.
# happiest place on earth
WATCH: The trailer for Banksy's Dismaland has arrived
“Where the magic never ends. For five weeks only.”
# dismaland
PHOTOS: Banksy's take on 'the happiest place on earth'
The bemusement park is opening this weekend.
# so good so bad
11 unbelievable Banksys you haven't seen yet
Such talent.
# go to sleep
This Dublin room for rent comes with one extremely creepy detail
Whoever lived here last liked their artwork, alright.
# Charlie Hebdo
That Banksy illustration being shared on social media? It's not actually by Banksy
Image was posted following yesterday’s attack on Charli Hebdo.
# Street Art
Ireland's answer to Banksy has finally arrived
They’re a bit naughty though. NSFW.
# Street Art
It's all right, everyone - Banksy hasn't been arrested
It was all a hoax. A hoax that fooled a lot of people.