Monday, July 14, 2008

Banksy Revealed?

Elusive street artist Banksy a "posh kid?"
According to British tabloid The Sun, "The guerilla spray paint guru is 34-year-old Robin Gunningham [...] an ex-public schoolboy." A revelation "likely to shock fans of his anti-establishment art." Yet it's The Sun, reputed for its faux-shock revelations, and faux-sources. So it's safe to say that Banksy's mystery remains... Via Curbed LA.
[update 07/15/08: So what if banksy's cover has been blown? in The Guardian]
photo of Banksy artwork via The Sun