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 (born 1974)
Banksy is active/lives in United Kingdom.  Banksy is known for graffiti art with political themes.


Banksy (1974-)

A prolific British graffiti artist, political activist and painter, he combines dark humor with graffiti done in a distinctive stenciling technique.  His works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls, and bridges of cities throughout the world.

According to author and graphic designer Tristan Manco, Banksy "was born in 1974 and raised in Bristol, England.   The son of a photocopier technician, he trained as a butcher but became involved in graffiti during the great Bristol aerosol boom of the late 1980s."

Banksy started as a freehand graffiti artist as one of Bristol's DryBreadZ Crew (DBZ), with Kato and Tes.  He was inspired by local artists and his wo  ...  Displaying 750 of 4685 characters.

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About  Banksy

Born:  1974
Known for:  graffiti art with political themes