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Making Sense of the Banksy Backlash

The world-famous street artist is weathering jokes and criticism midway through his monthlong "residency" in New York City

Banksy: An Artist Unmasked

For years the graffiti artist known as Banksy has been the art world's Deep Throat: a hugely influential figure whose identity remained shrouded in mystery. Now,...

Banksy Defends His Guerrilla Graffiti Art

Even though artwork by the British graffiti artist Banksy is popular with celebrities such as Angelina Jolie and Christina Aguilera, some regard the artist's...

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Banksy's Secret Art Show

Britain's secretive guerilla artist unveils a surprise new show at his local town hall in Bristol, England to thank the city for his early career in street art...

The World According to Banksy

As the art world wondered whether the reclusive graffiti artist Banksy was finally caught on camera, TIME looks back upon some of his greatest hits

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