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Mrs. Fox Enigmatic Graffiti Artist. “Is graffiti art or vandalism? “I originally set out to try and save the world, but now I’m not sure I like it enough.”

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1 Mrs. Fox Enigmatic Graffiti Artist

2 “Is graffiti art or vandalism? “I originally set out to try and save the world, but now I’m not sure I like it enough.” - Banksy

3 “ Remember crime against property is not real crime. People look at an oil painting and admire the use of brushstrokes to convey meaning. People look at a graffiti painting and admire the use of a drainpipe to gain access,”

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5 Interesting… Banksy is the pseudonym of a "guerrilla" street artist known for his controversial, and often politically themed, stenciled pieces Believed to be born in Bristol, England around 1974

6 Satire The use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose and criticize people's stupidity or vices

7 “Biography” In 2010 Time Magazine named Banksy one of the top 100 most influential people He supplied a picture of himself with a paper bag (recyclable, naturally) over his head His documentary Exit Through the Gift Shop, which was nominated for an Academy Award

8 Big Bucks In 2008, Bono and Sotheby’s organized the biggest charity art auction ever, raising $42.5 million to support AIDS programs in Africa Banksy’s Ruined Landscape sold for $385,000. A Vandalized Phone Box sold for $605,000.

9 Process Creates his own original stencils plays on the perspective and edges of existing surface on which he is stenciling Spray paint/hand painting finishing

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19 Influence Blek Le Rat “Father of Stencil Graffiti” Inventor of the life-sized stencil, as well as the first to transform stencil from basic lettering into pictoral art

20 Project on the Wall of the West Bank

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32 This Photograph on the left is from the Vietnam War taken June 8, It shows Kim Phuc as a 9 year-old-girl running from her home by Trang Bang after it was attacked in a Napalm blast. The piece on the right is titled, “Napalm”, by Banksy, 2004.


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