Posts Tagged ‘Banksy’

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Andy Warhol lives on in Egyptian contemporary art

On the 25th anniversary of Warhol’s death, Ahram Online speaks to local artists about the influence of the pop art icon on Egyptian artists [Published in Ahram Online, Photo credits: Associated Press] ——————————————— Twenty-five years after his death, Andy Warhol’s legacy lives on. He not only revolutionised Western art; he left traces on generations of […]


Graffiti artist Banksy’s first film to be screened in Cairo

Following a surge of interest in street art, an award-winning film by famous graffiti artist Banksy will be screened. My original headline for this article was “This is not a film review” playing on the “This is not a photo opportunity” line that Banksy spray paints everywhere as well as letting readers know that it […]