Arts ~ Banksy Identity

Yesterday multiple major media outlets published articles about their investigation into the identity of the English based graffiti artist, Banksy.

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Image from banksy.co.uk

The political driven activist uses a specific stencil technique to create his satirical street art that often provokes discussion and has garnered him an international reputation.

A report from The Independent suggested that Robert “3D” Del Naja, the founding member of the English trip hop group, Massive Attack may be the elusive artist. This conclusion was drawn from reviewing the band’s tour dates and new works of art appearing in the same select cities.

As much as some people may want to know. The fact that the artist is unknown makes his work even more special. Instead of trying to reveal his identity, it may be best if the public admired and kept the mystery going or at least that’s my opinion. I guess in life not everyone can keep a secret or rather is willing to…

 

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