Mysterious British street artist Banksy created a funny video about a recently unveiled graffiti on the wall of a former prison.
The picture, in black and white, shows a man in a guilty robe, who is tied together in a rope. At the bottom, the upgraded rope resembles a long piece of paper, hanging from the end of a typewriter. in it Instagram has released the video Lets look at the bungee shoulder a little bit at work. On display, among other things, are stencils cut into small pieces, spray cans, felt-tip pens and paint rollers, with the artist working in the light of the headlamp. Banksy is always filmed from behind. One cannot recognize the face of the mysterious artist.
Scenes of the night-time spraying action on the prison wall are embedded in an episode of the TV painting lesson “The Joy of Painting” by painter and presenter Bob Rose. Rose, who died in 1995, comments on Banksy’s steps in the process. The artwork was discovered a few days ago on the brick wall of a former prison in Reading, west of London. The former detention center closed only in 2014, dating back to the mid-19th century Victorian era. Writer Oscar Wilde, who lived from 1854 to 1900, was once imprisoned there.
This news was broadcast on March 4, 2021 on Deutschlandfunk.
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