The Expert Guide To Selling A Banksy

UPDATED March 2021 Thinking about selling a Banksy collection or your Banksy print? It can seem a daunting process, but our guide will make it easy to understand all the important variables and how to sell for the best price.  The first question you might ask is “How much is my Banksy worth?” And much like […]

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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 March 2021 If you are in the market for 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. With the artist’s prolific output and lasting popularity, there is no time like now to start a collection. […]

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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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Banksy: The Most Affordable Works on the Market

Banksy is contemporary art royalty, a household name, the media’s favourite and the faceless artist responsible for Game Changer – a painting that smashed auction records in March 2021 and raised £16.8million to benefit NHS charities. The rate at which the artist’s popularity has soared in the last 20 years is unprecedented, and in 2021 […]

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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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A Guide to Auction v Private Sale

‘I can’t believe you morons actually… sell like this’, and other reasons why the traditional auction model can’t keep up. Here’s our guide to why so many Banksy print sellers are turning their back on auction, in favour of convenient and lucrative collector networks. With major contemporary art collectors looking for the best return on their […]

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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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