Basquiat Ferris Wheel

by banksy

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      Graffiti artist Banksy created Basquiat Ferris Wheel at the Barbican Centre in London as a nod to famed artist Jean-Michel Basquiat whose work was being exhibited in the upcoming days on the 21st September 2017.  Banksy showcases people lining up at a ticket booth under a Ferris Wheel - where instead of passenger cars - Banksy has replaced with Basquiats' popular crown motifs.  Basquiat who passed away in 1988 was also a graffiti artist in the late 70's in New York and gained increasing popularity for his paintings after his death. This monochromatic graffiti reproduction works perfectly in contemporary influenced interior decors, providing a homage to both Banksy and Jean-Michel Basquiat.

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The Artist

BANKSY

Banksy is an anonymous Bristol, England based street artist, political activist and film director, active since the 1990s. 

His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine irreverent wit executed in his trademark graffiti stencilling technique.  Banksy's works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls, bridges of cities and art displays throughout the world.  Gaining notoriety through a range of urban stages by modifying street signs to illegally hanging his own art in institutions such as the Museum of Modern Art and the Louvre.

Leaving his mark on cities with his signature parachuting rat and paying homage to Queen Elizabeth (during her jubilee celebrations) to graffitiing “We’re bored of fish” above a penguins’ zoo enclosure, Banksy creates street art with humour and satire with a international reputation that precedes his anonymous identity. Most often using spray paint and stencils, Banksy has created a famous signature, immediately identifiable graphic style with a recurring cast of celebrities, soldiers, cops and children through which he critically examines current issues of political authority, consumerism and the status of art. 

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