Slippery, provocative, mysterious.... Banksy, the British artist whose identity is still unknown, is considered one of the main contemporary street art icons. His art, many times satirical, address universal issues such as politics, culture or ethics. The aura of mystery that, by choice and necessity, is perpetuated every time Banksy is mentioned, makes him the mythical figure of our time.Organized by Art Projectors Hong Kong in partnership with Last Bullet Production and HKPI, “Banksy: Genius or Vandal” arrives in Hong Kong after an unprecedented success in Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Madrid, and Lisbon where it was visited by over 700.000 people. Hong Kong will be the first city in Asia to hold this exhibition, and more cities to be announced. “BANKSY: Genius or Vandal?” will be in exhibition between 20 December 2019 and 1 March 2020.
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