Why is Banksy so popular? What makes him a national treasure? We’ve found out!

What is it about Banksy that captures our hearts and minds? Is Banksy a national treasure? Does Banksy represent Britain as a society? The results are in..
Plenty of art critics and social commentators have speculated and provided their critique of Banksy’s […]

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Darwin alert! – someone’s just shredded a £40k Banksy print..

On Friday 5th October Banksy shocked the art world with a stunt at the auction house Sotheby’s.
If you have not seen or read about it, where have you been?

Whilst we in our opinion, accurately estimated Banksy had roughly doubled the value of the artwork […]

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Is that a real Banksy? How to Verify Banksy Prints with Pest Control

Ever fancied buying a Banksy? Then you’re not alone. The elusive artist is in such high demand that original works can now change hands for millions of pounds – he’s come a long way since those first satirical stencils started popping up around […]

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The Sellers Guide to Banksy

Thinking about selling your Banksy collection or even just selling a Banksy print? The first question you’ll want to ask is “How much is my Banksy art worth?”

Answer? How much is anything worth?
Banksy is determinedly scornful of the art market, […]

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Banksy Top 10 Murals in London

Satirical street artist Banksy has undoubtedly had a prolific output for about 15 years. His distinctive stencilled artwork has largely and regularly appeared in London. However, many of the original street pieces by Banksy are no longer visible (or they […]

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Banksy paints a piece at a Bristol primary school

The notoriously naughty street artist, Banksy, went back to school this week, to Bridge Farm primary school, the artist’s home town of Bristol.

Overnight the artist left a large child-like doodle of a school girl rolling an incredibly realistic flaming […]

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Collecting, and Selling, Banksy

Banksy collector and MyArtBroker client, Simon, is over on Flux Magazine talking about his Banksy collection, plus how and why he came to sell it.

Read an extract below and the full article here.
Simon began collecting Banksy in the early 2000s while […]

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Banksy Identity Revealed…Again

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’.
Earlier this year scientists at Queen Mary’s claimed […]

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Top Ten Prices Paid for Banksy Art

Banksy continues to be one of the most highly sought after artists in the world, here we look at some of the most expensive artworks ever sold at auction.
SUBMERGED PHONE BOOTH (£722,500)
An old red phone box emerging from the ground and surrounded […]

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What now for Robin Gunningham and Banksy?

What is Banksy’s real name? The eternal question… answered?

Banksy once said, “If you want to say something and have people listen then you have to wear a mask. If you want to be honest then you have to live a lie.” Unfortunately for Banksy, people […]

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The Buyers Guide to Banksy

If you are in the market for a Banksy, then there are a few pieces of advice you should be armed with to make sure you find the right piece at the right price.

There seems to be no end to Banksy’s popularity, with 2015 seeing record numbers of visitors […]

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Banksy: A Cultural Investment

“People say graffiti is ugly, irresponsible and childish… but that’s only if it’s done properly.”
Banksy, Wall and Piece

In anticipation of several new installations in Bristol Museum and Art Gallery’s modern and contemporary wing, Modern and […]

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