Imagine a place where you are detained by airport security guards and subjected by strict scrutiny. After that, a woman with balloons that say "I am an imbecile" walks past you. You move on and see another woman sitting on a bench and being attacked by seagulls. Then you cast your eye over a gigantic whale that is jumping from a toilet. It sounds like a part of a whimsical dream, doesn't it? You would be surprised to find out that it's a description of the English bemusement park called Dismaland, which was open to the public in 2015.Continue reading "Dismaland — An Apocalyptic Bemusement Park by Banksy"
Contemporary art is nowhere near as other periods in the art world history. Never before has humanity seen such a comprehensive variety of styles, forms, techniques, and artists at the same time. Every generation has its heroes. Contemporary art has its anti-hero, and that is Banksy. No matter what hatters say, the England-based street artist has already become a legendary figure for the whole epoch and a cornerstone of changes in the hearts and minds of millions. So, who is Banksy, and how has he changed the world of art for good?Continue reading "Banksy — The Most Wanted Street Artist in the World"