Banksy is halfway through his one-month residency in New York, with a new work of street art appearing each day. So far we’ve seen a truck full of stuffed animals drive through the Meatpacking District (Sirens of the Lambs) and various spraypainted murals show up across the city. However, Sunday’s contribution may be the most interesting yet.
In a video posted to his website on Sunday night, Banksy revealed that he (or at least an associate), had been selling original artwork from a street stall all day. In other words, anyone in Central Park could have just strolled past and bought a painting by one of the most famous living artists in the world.
The only catch was that nobody knew the work was actually his. [READ MORE]