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"No customers had complained or returned a doctored version"
says it all
"Banksy is notorious for his secretive and subversive stunts such as sneaking doctored versions of classic paintings into major art galleries." How does he sneak a painting into a gallery???????
"Mind the crap" on the steps of the Tate Britain before the Turner Prize ceremony.
"A statement from Tate Britain said that a man "had left a personal possession in one of the galleries"."
but i'm also thinking "sneaking doctored versions of classic paintings into major art galleries" how? It's not like it wouldn't be obvious, going into the Louvre with a gigantic painting under your arm...
Theyre quite small paintings, and he walks in wearing a big coat that he hides them in. He put a picture of tescos value tomato soup up and people actually thought it was real.
banksy: teh coolie.
an additional thought about Banksy's behaviour - it did not mean "me, too".
it did, but i see how that statement could be misinterpreted. You Are Both Right.
that I am honoured by the snap incident
because she's young and female, right?
as Hilton is.
...but I sort of hope he stops soon, or starts to keep a lower profile (maybe by not making statements claiming credit).
I just sort of feel that, now he's a celebrity in his own right (note how HMV effectively condone his actions) it lessens the subversiveness of his work.
but he earned it at least.
By making me LOL.
— like Marilyn Monroe or Princess Diana — and right now, I’m that icon.”
Yeah, right love.
then I'm a dead duck.
a bin! Woooo!