Banksy: The Shakespeare Complex

Here I argue Banksy is becoming a legend — in the mythological sense of the word — with the help of other artists, while everyone from academics to grannies on Gogglebox try to unmask him. Poor old Banksy …

https://www.myartbroker.com/blog/banksy-the-shakespeare-complex/

 

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Interview With Banksy Collector

If you’ve ever wondered why you don’t have enough money, it’s probably because you haven’t collected enough Banksys. In Flux Magazine I chat with a collector from Bristol who started buying Banksy’s when they were cheap, now he’s using the money to redecorate his Regency house. Nice, nice … He tells you how to do it too. x x x

http://www.fluxmagazine.com/collecting-banksy-street-art/

 

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Banksy: A Cultural Investment

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  …
 
https://www.myartbroker.com/blog/banksy-a-cultural-investment/
 

 
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They’ve Found Banksy Again …

... 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’.”

http://www.myartbroker.com/blog/view/banksy-identity-revealedagain

 

 

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Street Art As A Philosophy

What is ‘street art’, what’s the point of it? Is it a philosophy? Sure. Why not. I’ve written about it and decided these all-important, life-changing (and affirming) questions for you, by quoting more famous philosophers than myself*. Read it and weep x x

http://www.myartbroker.com/blog/view/street-art-as-a-philosophy

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* Disclaimer: I am not a famous philosopher.

Banksy

You might have heard of the “Banksy’s effect”, here I question whether there will be a “Gunningham effect” and the other possible implications of Banksy’s identity being revealed, because why the hell not. Get it while it’s hot:

http://www.myartbroker.com/blog/view/what-now-for-banksy

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