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27 Jan 2019
An artwork by famed artist Banksy, which was painted on a door of Paris’ renowned Bataclan theatre as a tribute to the victims of the 2015 terror attack at the Bataclan music hall in Paris, has been stolen. The artwork paid tribute to the 90 people that were killed during a series of coordinated terrorist…
4 Dec 2018
The mysterious artist Banksy has sprung up another surprising twist. He is giving away an original sculpture if only you can guess how much it weighs. The street artist made the announcement via Instagram. The sculpture of the remote-control boat filled with refugees, which featured in Banksy’s “bemusement” theme park Dismaland, is being given away…
27 Nov 2018
A well-planned exhibition of Banksy's artwork in Brussels recently turned into a raid. According to The Guardian, an “unauthorized” retrospective of the artist’s work throughout the past decade — stored in an empty supermarket in Brussels was ordered by Belgian authorities to be closed. Apparently Banky did not approve of the exhibition which intended to…
12 Oct 2018
A few days ago, a shocking stunt was pulled just after a painting worth £1,042,000 (N500.6m) was purchased at an auction in Sotheby's. A painting that had just been bid for and successfully sold, shredded itself. The stunt was pulled by the unknown Banksy, who embedded a shredder in the painting, 'Girl with Balloon.' At…
9 Oct 2018
The art world is in still in a frenzy over the shocking prank pulled by mysterious artist, Banksy at an auction held in the prestigious Sotheby's on Friday 5 October 2018. There is a speculation that the auctioneers were aware that a shredder was hidden in the painting. But Sotheby's has responded that they were…
6 Oct 2018
The world of art was thrown into confusion and shock when a painting worth 1.04m British pounds shredded itself after being auctioned at Sotheby's. The Banksy painting, which was a framed Girl with Balloon was said to be the artist's best work, was the last painting to be auctioned at the prestigious auctioning house. Just…

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