Banksy is the figurehead of street art all over the world. He's a graffiti artist, but also a political activist and a director with his movie Exit Trough The Gift Shop. Despite his public role in society his identity is still unknown. His work is often absurd or provocative, and we can find it all over the world.
Banksy in England
Banksy's work in England is to be found mostly in London and Bristol.
Bansky in the United States
Banksy's work in the United States is to be found mostly in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York and New Orleans. This work mainly represents the failing of the American dream and the hypocrisies in the country's foreign policy.
Banksy in Palestine
In 2005 Banksy traveled to Palestine. There he made nine artworks that criticize the treatment of the Palestinian people. According to Banksy, the wall "essentially turns Palestine into the world's largest open prison."