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Arguably the most controversial street artist in the world, Banksy has developed an entire art subculture devoted to his works. Banksy’s art can impact any location at any given moment. His identity remains unknown, even after over 20 years of being involved with the graffiti scene. He has worked with many different types of street art media and street art types. His work not only includes many powerful, often controversial images, but they may also be found throughout the Internet as viral images.
The most common form of street art Banksy uses are stencils. These are often in the form of multi-layered stencils and/or combined with other media sources, such as spray-paint. He also includes anything found in the streets like street signs and other objects to convey his message by crafting beautiful street art installations. His artwork is often satirical and combines dark humor with graffiti and also spread messages across art, philosophy, and politics.
Banksy’s art has been seen across the world. His travels have included Australia, England, the United States, Israel, Jamaica, and even Canada. Most recently, he spent an entire month glamorizing New York City with his street art, which grabbed the attention of thousands every day.
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Phil Hansen is a multimedia artist who works with a combination of traditional art, pointillism, and offbeat techniques. phil uses media that connect to the subject matter, such as karate chops, paint balls, match sticks, tricycle wheel imprints, burger grease, and worms.
During high school, phil's obsession with the style of pointillism resulted in permanent nerve damage. Out of frustration, Hansen left art and art school... but NOT FOR LONG. after speaking to his neurologist, HE decided to explore other forms of art (both two- and three-dimensional).
Hansen's breakthrough piece was a time-lapse video of a two-day project called "Influence " (Click here to watch the video). He painted thirty pictures on his torso, one over the other, each picture representing an influence in his life. After it was completed, he peeled the layer off and cut a silhouette of his own profile. as of the date of this post The uploaded video was streamed almost two million times on the Web, with process and final piece clearly revealed.