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Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Mon Jul 23, 2012 9:56 pm
by gorkie
Hope to see more of these!

http://www.highsnobiety.com/2012/07/23/ ... agazine%29
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Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Mon Jul 23, 2012 10:38 pm
by RottenAtom
gorkie wrote:Hope to see more of these!
:pint:

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Mon Jul 23, 2012 11:05 pm
by therivler1
Given the stated position on street art during the Olympics, the real question is once found, if these will be buffed off or preserved.

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Mon Jul 23, 2012 11:37 pm
by dsanacore
Is the mattress a part of the stencil or an actual prop? It's hard to tell from that picture

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Mon Jul 23, 2012 11:47 pm
by ErocAfellar
Lolz ^^

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Mon Jul 23, 2012 11:56 pm
by disdig1
dsanacore wrote:Is the mattress a part of the stencil or an actual prop? It's hard to tell from that picture
pretty sure the fence and mattress are indeed real physical objects

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 12:03 am
by dsanacore
Im on some stupid newgangled apple device. i cant see fudge

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 12:51 am
by DMSrabbit
I likey.. However, it will NEVER beat this (Burmese monks in China)... been wanting to paint this image for YEARS!!

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Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 10:12 am
by DickButt
gorkie wrote:
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Am I the only one who isn't a fan of this one because it's far too similar to this?
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Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 10:35 am
by lifeonwalls
Both quality pieces. Hope to see more before the games are over.

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 10:56 am
by gorkie
Love both!

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 12:15 pm
by csorensen84
DickButt wrote: Am I the only one who isn't a fan of this one because it's far too similar to this?
I definitely agree - a little too similar, but do like the pole vault.

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 12:48 pm
by mikeyc1023
DickButt wrote:
gorkie wrote:
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Am I the only one who isn't a fan of this one because it's far too similar to this?
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Also because it kinda looks like Sylvester Stallone?

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 12:51 pm
by RottenAtom
mikeyc1023 wrote:Also because it kinda looks like Sylvester Stallone?
:lol:

Re: Banksy Interprets the Olympics

Posted: Fri Jan 25, 2013 6:27 pm
by gorkie
Man this really stinks. This is on the Banksy Outdoors site...

http://www.banksy.co.uk/outdoors/mis2.html
banksydefaced.jpg
Seriously? Within 4 hours??? Ugh.