Banksy now has no gallery representing him, but discreet multimillion-dollar sales of original works to selected private collectors have helped fund his ongoing graffiti stunts and ambitious larger-scale projects, like “Dismaland,” a pop-up amusement park in southern England, and the Walled Off Hotel, an exhibition ...
Who is Banksys agent?
Steve Lazarides Banksys former agent, Steve Lazarides, is launching an online curiosity shop called Laz Emporium. The store will sell items from the ex-dealers eclectic personal collection, artworks on consignment, and newly commissioned artist objects, prints, and books.
Does anyone know who Banksy really is?
We dont exactly know. Banksy is a famous - but anonymous - British graffiti artist. He keeps his identity a secret. Although a lot of his art is produced in public places, he usually only reveals its his after it has appeared on his social media.
Did Banksy really shred?
When the work self-destructed in the saleroom, “Banksy sparked a global sensation that has since become a cultural phenomenon. During that memorable night, Banksy did not so much destroy an artwork by shredding it, but instead created one.”