Three Banksy paintings have been sold at auction for $2.9 million. The lot consisted of 3 paintings titled "Mediterranean Sea View 2017". The paintings fetched far more than the expected price of $1 million to $1.5 million. They gad been previously displayed in the lobby of the Walled Off Hotel, which the artist opened in Bethlehem in 2017. The proceeds from the auction are earmarked to support a Palestinian hospital.
Banksy has sprayed the inside of a London Underground tube carriage with messages about the spread of coronavirus.The street artist uploaded a 59-second video, captioned “If you don’t mask – you don’t get” to his Instagram and YouTube pages on Tuesday afternoon.
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Three UK has unveiled an art installation that shows trending moments duringthe Covid-19 lockdown. Illustrated by London artist Emmy Lupin, How WeScrolled: Lockdown 2020 is an undulating, 25-metre look at what kept peopleconnected over the five months.
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The London Underground was briefly taken over by rats, the kind painted by Banksy that is. His latest artwork was inspired by the coronavirus pandemic and the urge for everyone to wear face masks, but..