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You Need Permission to Paint Over That Graffiiti.

A Bristol councillor wants to create a register of ‘public art’ to protect works by Banksy after the ‘Gorilla in a pink mask’ was painted over ‘by mistake!’. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-14201021 I suspect that this will never happen, because someone is bound … Continue reading

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Random Quote. No 12.

There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad. Salvador Dali

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Bridget Riley

I have always liked Bridget Riley’s work, though I confess that I would be careful in a choice of which to have on my walls. For the uninitiated, Bridget Riley’s work has predominantly concentrated on optical illusions. As I recall, … Continue reading

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Anonymous Fame.

. . . . . . There is no doubt about it, Banksy is a naughty boy, (or possibly girl, though the consensus is boy, with supporting evidence, http://socyberty.com/people/rare-interview-with-banksy/ ), he is a graffiti artist, who paints on walls without … Continue reading

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