All posts tagged: Banksy

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TOP 10: VIDEOS | 2015

The short form video has become an integral part of the global graffiti and street art scene, whether it be from Melbourne, Iceland or anywhere in between. While there are a ton of websites, just like this one, curating and sharing the best of the best public arts found from around the world, the video is the best way to get noticed on an even broader scale. With a mixture of amateur and professional videographers spreading more vandalism and art then ever before, it’s only fitting to compile 10 of the best found throughout the end of this mid-decade point. Anyone can make a video today, but creating an engaging and interesting piece is getting harder with all the other distractions found at our fingertips, with these 10 being some of the best. It should be noted that all the video’s found throughout this website are highly curated and have been on Arty Graffarti for a reason, defiantly positive. 10. SHIDA “THE NINE TAILS FOX” VIEW IT HERE Sometimes it’s the simplest of things that can change your perspective …

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MOVIE | ‘Banksy Does New York’ | Currently Screening At Cinema Nova

No matter where you go in the Western world, the name Banksy continues to be a highlight of discussion and intrigue throughout a variety of members in our society. He has been described as a street artist, vandal, activist, social pest, sell-out and a whole bunch of other terms, depending on who you ask. All in all, Banksy is without a doubt, the artist of the last decade along with this one, through the creation of his thought provokingly engaging pieces, that may not be the most technical (or even pretty), but certainly deliver an intended message to a variety of on–lookers. He has painted in some of this planets biggest cities, while contrasting for a “spraycation” out to as far as New Orleans (post-Hurricane Katrina), The West Bank of Israel and, more recently, the war-torn rubble of The Gaza Strip. Amongst all of this, he set up a month-long residency throughout New York City in October of 2013, fittingly titled “Better Out Than In”, a euphemism on the work and the character of Banksy itself. This recently released documentary, “Banksy Does New York”, is an outsiders chronological account of …