Here, There, and Nowhere: Banksy Rat Art Explained

Here, There, and Nowhere: Banksy Rat Art Explained
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A rat is probably the most symbolic animal in Banksy street art. While you can also notice a monkey being used as an elaborate allegory, rats have been featured in his art since the very first day of his career. What is their place in his murals, and how should people understand the symbolism under Banksy rat art? Here are some ways to explain the abundance of rats in his artworks. Continue reading “Here, There, and Nowhere: Banksy Rat Art Explained”