Banksy wreaks public havoc wherever he goes. The artist enjoys the status of the most recognized, influential, and best-selling street artist of today. Young fans of mural paintings may wonder whether the Bristolian urban art legend has always held such significance for the market and industry. Even though opinions on this matter are divided, you can say for sure that Banksy was among the first in the line to make street art a global phenomenon. Let’s see how it started!