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ID: 500126137
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500126137

 
Record Type: Person
Banksy (English graffiti artist, born ca. 1974)

Note: British graffiti artist is known for his uninvited wall paintings. He has been known to insert satirical art objects into large museums in England and the United States, including the British Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Museum of Modern Art, and has painted a series of images on the Palestinian side of the Israeli West Bank barrier wall. He has published books of his work, and prefers to shield his true identity.
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Names:
Banksy (preferred,V,display,LCP)
Banks, Robert (V)
Banks, Robin (V)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
English

Roles:
artist (preferred)
graffiti artist
muralist
stenciler
painter

Gender: male

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Banksy (I)

Biographies:
(English graffiti artist, born ca. 1974) ..... [VP Preferred]
(British artist, active 20th century) ..... [WCP]
(British artist, op.20th c.) ..... [WCI]
(British graffiti artist, contemporary) ..... [AVERY]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Banks, Robert ........ [AVERY, VP, WCI Preferred, WCP Preferred]
............................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
............................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
............................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
Banks, Robin ........ [AVERY, VP]
..........................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
..........................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
Banksy ........ [AVERY Preferred, VP Preferred]
...............  Anti-Jubilee Party, BBC News (2002)
...............  Avery Authority files (1963-)
...............  Kennedy, Prankster, New York Times (2005)
...............  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) no2003094902; accessed 23 August 2006

Subject: ........ [AVERY, Gallery Systems, VP, WCI, WCP]
....................  Anti-Jubilee Party, BBC News (2002)
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: no2003094902
....................  Kennedy, Prankster, New York Times (2005)
....................  LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: no2003094902
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) no2003094902; accessed 23 August 2006
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, VP]
.......... Anti-Jubilee Party, BBC News (2002)
.......... Kennedy, Prankster, New York Times (2005)
.......... LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
.......... Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) accessed 23 August 2006
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