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Title: Banksy in Toronto
Post by: Holly Stick on May 10, 2010, 04:37:01 PM
:artist
 
Banksy visited Toronto and left his mark:
 
http://www.cbc.ca/arts/artdesign/story/2010/05/10/banksy-art-toronto.html
Title: Banksy in Toronto
Post by: Catchfire on May 10, 2010, 06:06:27 PM
Banksy? I hate that guy.

ETA: On MuchMusic last week they were talking about the new Banksy film and the presenter repeatedly pronounced his name as "Bansky." How do you make that mistake?
Title: Banksy in Toronto
Post by: Holly Stick on May 10, 2010, 07:32:56 PM
His wall art isn't worth much apparently, though other works by him are:
 
http://www.thestar.com/entertainment/article/807279--what-are-the-toronto-banksy-paintings-worth?bn=1
Title: Banksy in Toronto
Post by: Herr Magoo on May 11, 2010, 09:25:10 AM
This one (http://torontoist.com/2010/05/banksy_comes_to_toronto.php?gallery0Pic=3#gallery) is right near my house.  I saw it last night on my way home.  As you can see, it's kind of down a wee alley, so you need to be looking that way to notice.
Title: Banksy in Toronto
Post by: arborman on May 11, 2010, 09:32:35 AM
Magoo!