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Banksy, FOMO, and the Hippest Law in NYC

The street artist Banksy is all over the news lately–or at least he’s been there since October 1st, when he began a thirty day stint of public art projects in the New York City area. We’ve mentioned him before on Mbird, including his Exit Through the Gift Shop, with a particular interested in the ueber-creative, borderline […]

Fight the Power: Banksy, External Authorities and Justification by Faith Alone

In case you missed it. From the LATimes: The artist known as Banksy is famous for his stealth graffiti projects that mix social commentary and subversive street art. In keeping with his rebel persona, Banksy’s guest “appearance” on “The Simpsons” on Sunday night [Oct. 10] was an unpredictable affair that mixed the anarchically humorous and […]

Banksy (Love Is In The Air)

I’ve been enjoying the book “Wall and Piece” by the British graffiti artist Banksy, which a friend gave us for Christmas. Part prankster, part agitator, if nothing else he’s pretty clever:


“There are no exceptions to the rule that everyone thinks they are an exception to the rules.”


He did this one on a wall in the West Bank(!):