I interviewed Bristol Museum & Art Gallery’s Modern and Contemporary Art curator, Julia Carver, about Bristol born Banksy’s ‘Take Over’ of the museum, the Tesco Riots, why he is a cultural investment and a lot more …
Regarding whether art can re-humanise, and be a constructive response to the refugee crisis. Chronicling the stories of the every day bravery that goes into finding a safe roof over your head. Engage with it. It’s not going to go away. (Plus this has taken fucking months to write …)
... this time he is definitely the front man from Massive Attack. Definitely this time …
“How many times can a man’s true identity be discovered?
Is this the title of an essay by Sartre? No, it is merely the general public wondering how many times we can discover the ‘real Banksy’.”
Remembered I wrote this a while ago. Really interesting (if I say so myself). Artsists like Chagall, Picasso, Dali, Turner, LOADS more, and the Shakespearian-y art they produced x