Editorial - Capturing a Bansky in NYC!

posted on 9th of november, 2013

I was sort of following the artist known as "BANSKY" a British entity of which no one knows what he looks like or have seen because he remains anonymous. Some of his fans believe that he is a group of artist as his clever pieces of art POP and make a statement but also fetch a large figure ($500,000). In the month of October of 2013 Bansky set to do a residency by placing his world in the streets of NYC. It was an artistic excitement to look daily on the banksyny.com website to check if new artwork was placed. Checking the website daily is the only way to confirm that it is a Bansky. So I would check daily maybe twice a day but by the time I got to the artwork it was usually damaged or taken down by building owners who will eventually sell or auction at staggering price. On October 30th, 2013 I...

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Posted by Photopro123 on November 10, 2013
Oh the next day it was covered with white paint with the outline of the animal ...it figures...thanks for reading my article!!...:-)
Posted by BCritchley on November 10, 2013
Seriously well done :) I'm a big Banksy fan so I'm thrilled you managed to get in there and get a copy of his work. What exactly happened to it, do you know?

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