The Expert Guide To Selling A Banksy

UPDATED July 2021 If you are in the market to sell a Banksy print, here are a few pieces of advice before you start your journey, to make sure you sell at the right time and achieve the right price. Looking to buy a Banksy print? Read our dedicated Banksy Buyers Guide. The first question […]

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Pest Control: a guide to verifying Banksy prints for buyers & sellers

Is that a real Banksy? Buying and selling art can be a tricky business to navigate with the occasional forger and fraudster making it tough for those less familiar with the world of contemporary art, and these people can be anyone from amateur art critics to experienced dealers. Introduction to Pest Control A Sellers Guide […]

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The Expert Guide To Buying A Banksy

UPDATED July 2021 If you are in the market to buy a Banksy print, here are a few pieces of advice before you start your search, to make sure you find the right piece at the right price. Looking to sell a Banksy print? Read our dedicated Banksy Sellers Guide.   In this buyer’s guide […]

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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 can barely be seen) for they have been vandalised, whitened by the City Council or […]

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Who is Banksy? (And everything else you want to know about the world’s most notorious street artist)

As one of the most elusive figures on the contemporary art scene, Banksy continues to be the subject of speculation around his identity, background and net worth. Here we take a deep dive into what is known about the street artist and try and answer some of the burning questions that follow his every move. […]

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Banksy’s BBay: Everything You Need to Know

The holding page for BBay, ‘the approved used Banksy dealership’, shows an image of an unidentifiable man standing in front of a blue van at what appears to be an art car boot sale, selling Banksy artworks. What is BBay? Where did the idea of BBay come from? Gross Domestic Product & Banksy How will […]

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Banksy’s Gross Domestic Product – The Story So Far

Updated 10 March 2021 Gross Domestic Product – The Homewares Brand from Banksy™  A carefully crafted publicity stunt or a genuine bid by Banksy to make his work more accessible? In the Autumn of 2019, Banksy filled a shopfront in Croydon with a collection of new artworks and announced it on social media as his new […]

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10 Things To Know About Banksy’s Girl With Balloon

Banksy’s Girl with Balloon is perhaps as recognisable as the street artist is mysterious. The image has appeared on walls, in prints, online and even on the arm of a celebrity singer. Here are 10 quick facts about Banksy’s most famous work.

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Storage, Display and Restoration: A How-To Guide to Caring for your Banksy Print

While a Banksy print requires considerably less protection and conservation than an Old Master, there are still many important factors to consider when buying, framing and hanging an artwork by the street artist. Here we caught up with our recommended conservators, Roo Foley and Maartje Schalkx of Foley Schalkx Conservation, to get some expert tips […]

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How to Insure a Banksy

Contrary to the luck of the owner of Love Is In The Bin – the notorious Banksy work that was shredded live at auction in 2018 – not all damage adds value. Here’s how to ensure you’re covered, should the worst happen. “Art is at its best when it is doing what it was created to […]

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Banksy: Master of the Stencil

The story goes that when Banksy was just starting out on his graffiti career in the early 90s in Bristol he would be painting freehand when someone would come along and he would have to run away, leaving his work unfinished. It was during one of these moments, as he was hiding from the police […]

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Banksy’s Love is in the Bin: The Greatest PR Stunt of All Time? Everything you need to know about Banksy’s unforgettable night at Sotheby’s

In October 2018, Banksy’s Girl With Balloon went to auction at Sotheby’s. Just as the hammer came down at £1.04 million, the painting began to self-destruct, leaving half the canvas in shreds. The audience were aghast and the auction went down in history, but what’s the story behind this incredible stunt? How did Banksy do […]

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A Banksy Investment Guide

Buying a Banksy might be one of the most lucrative investments out there right now, as we take a look at how banking on the illusive artist measures up against gold, silver, property and more.

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Under The Hammer: Top Prices Paid For Banksy At Auction

A new day, a new record price for a Banksy artwork it seems. Game Changer became the most expensive Banksy painting ever sold at auction when it achieved £16.8million at Christie’s London on 23 March 2021, on the one-year anniversary of the UK’s first lockdown, with proceeds going to benefit the NHS. With underbidders from […]

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Banksy Print by Print Values: Keep Up to Date

Updated June 2021 Banksy’s print prices on the secondary market have skyrocketed 270% between 2020–19. Here we reveal the auction records for every major Banksy print, what the market is demanding, and why. The market for Banksy artworks is at a record high. His anti-establishment outlook is more relevant than ever, particularly in the global […]

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