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French Police Investigate Theft of Banksy Art at Bataclan

A French judicial official says police are investigating the theft of an artwork by the British artist Banksy that was painted as a tribute to the victims of the 2015 terror attacks at the Bataclan…

Banksy Reveals “Girl With Balloon” Painting Didn’t Self-Destruct According to Plan

Banksy posted a new video to his website Tuesday implying the partial shredding of his "Girl With Balloon" at a London auction was supposed to have been complete.

Banksy Artwork Self-Destructs After $1.4M Sale

'Girl With Balloon' by Banksy apparently self-destructed in front of startled auction-goers on Friday, moments after being sold for 1.04 million pounds ($1.4 million).

A Visit to Banksy’s Dismaland as It Closes Its Dark Doors

THR visits artist-provocateur Banksy's ode to ennui and discovers a funny, disturbing and meticulously crafted indictment of modern life.

Banksy’s ‘Dismaland’ Trailer: “A Theme Park Like No Other”

"Is there something missing in your life? Do you need to get out more? Then stop what you're doing and come to the happiest place on Earth. This is a theme park like no other."

New Banksy Exhibition Pokes Fun at Disneyland

Dismaland, billed by the graffiti artist as a "family theme park unsuitable for children," will open in the U.K. on Saturday.

Banksy on New Gaza Art: We Care More About Kittens Than Human Suffering

"I explained I wanted to highlight the destruction in Gaza by posting photos on my website — but on the Internet, people only look at pictures of kittens."

HBO’s ‘Banksy Does New York’ Making Idea-Driven Art Popular

Filmmaker Chris Moukarbel tells THR that Banksy's New York residency was the famed street artist's way of "baiting the public"

HBO to Air Banksy Documentary

'Banksy Does New York' will premiere Nov. 17

Shepard Fairey to Appear on mtvU’s ‘Stand In,’ Teases New Series ‘Rebel Music’

The artist will join the likes of Madonna and Bill Maher as a guest lecturer on mtvU's "Stand In," paying a surprise visit to a college class on arts and media to discuss his six-part documentary…

Banksy’s Latest Piece Attacks New York Times Over Rejected Op-Ed

The graffiti artist makes a statement on a wall in Brooklyn after the newspaper refuses to run his piece criticizing the new World Trade Center building.