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Banksy

  1. 1. Graffiti Artist<br />Banksy<br />
  2. 2. Born in Bristol, United Kingdom<br />Born in 1974<br />He was about 23 years old when he started<br />Vital Statistics<br />
  3. 3. Started graffiti in the late 1980s due to the great Bristol aerosol boom<br />He wanted to express his feelings through his arts which is why he started creating his art<br />Personal Background<br />
  4. 4. Worked on projects underground<br />Born out of the Bristol underground scene which involved collaborations between artists and musicians.<br />The artists influenced him to create the work he does<br />Key Historical Events<br />
  5. 5. Influenced from politics<br />Culture<br />Ethics<br />Express his feelings through his art to pedestrians<br />Taught by the UK underground musicians and artists<br />Influence of the Art World<br />
  6. 6. Uses the environment to make his paintings real<br />Pseudonymous style<br />Dark, faded paintings<br />Believes in Anarchism<br />Stenciling technique<br />Stylistic Traits<br />
  7. 7. Stylistic Traits: Naked Man Image<br />Faded<br />Pseudonymous<br />Unique<br />Environmental<br />
  8. 8. Stylistic Traits: Pestilence of the Great Stink<br />Shows a common problem<br />Black and White<br />Humorous: skeleton represents Death<br />Shady<br />
  9. 9. Stylistic Traits: An Anarchist Rat<br />Shows a political philosophy<br />Black and White coloring<br />Uses animals<br />Criticizes politicians and the government as well as the state as undesirable, unnecessary and harmful<br />
  10. 10. Criticizes politicians<br />Criticizes the media<br />Criticizes the amount of power one has<br />Uses unique objects instead of human beings.<br />Stylistic traits for my original art<br />
  11. 11. Banksy’s art has affected people with where he was located by painting about leaders and still continues today. His art is much appreciated by many and holds a museum of his arts in London.<br />Conclusion<br />
  12. 12. Thank You. Questions?<br />

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