Graffiti artist Banksy says he has been forced to open his own homeware store following a legal dispute involving a greeting cards company. The new store, called Gross Domestic Product, will span the windows of a former south London carpet shop and sell a range of "impractical and offensive"...
Three Banksy paintings have been sold at auction for $2.9 million. The lot consisted of 3 paintings titled "Mediterranean Sea View 2017". The paintings fetched far more than the expected price of $1 million to $1.5 million. They gad been previously displayed in the lobby of the Walled Off Hotel, which the artist opened in Bethlehem in 2017. The proceeds from the auction are earmarked to support a Palestinian hospital.
Banksy has sprayed the inside of a London Underground tube carriage with messages about the spread of coronavirus.The street artist uploaded a 59-second video, captioned “If you don’t mask – you don’t get” to his Instagram and YouTube pages on Tuesday afternoon.
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Three UK has unveiled an art installation that shows trending moments duringthe Covid-19 lockdown. Illustrated by London artist Emmy Lupin, How WeScrolled: Lockdown 2020 is an undulating, 25-metre look at what kept peopleconnected over the five months.
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The public are “ready” to get back to watching live theatre performances, anactor starring in an upcoming outdoor production of Jesus Christ Superstar hassaid. The Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre will stage its production of Tim Riceand Andrew Lloyd Webber’s stage show from Friday. The London venue has reducedits normal capacity of 1,256 down to 390 to allow for social distancing.
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London landmarks were lit red on Tuesday evening to mark 'Red Alert' day, highlighting the plight of arts and events venues affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn