Banksy | the artist

The artist Banksy
Born 1974, Bristol, UK.
Lives and works in London, UK, .

Style and technique of the artist: Mural Art - Muralism, Figuration-Libre-Graffiti, Stencil Graffiti,

Banksy is a well-known yet pseudo-anonymous English graffiti artist, possibly named Robert Banks. It is believed that Banksy is a native of Yate (near Bristol who was born in 1974, but there is substantial public uncertainty about his identity and basic personal and biographical details.

Biography and art, auction, artworks, interview, statement, website:

Banksy artworks on eBay
Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.

Street Art. Blank Walls are Criminal

The Village Pet Store and Charcoal Grill

Banksy has adorned the West Bank barrier with six images

Artist’s website

Keeping his identity a closely guarded secret, the graffiti artist Banksy has made a name for himself with provocative images stencilled around the streets of London…

Collection of his graffiti taken all around London, Brighton and Bournemouth.

Banksy, despite not calling himself an artist, has been considered by some as talented in that respect; he uses his original street art form, often in combination with a distinctive stencilling technique, to promote alternative aspects of politics from those promoted by the mainstream media…