Essay on Student: Street Art and Gift Shop Banksy

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Banksy is a anonymous England-based graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter.

He was a street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti done in a distinctive stenciling technique. Such artistic works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls, and bridges of cities throughout the world.

Banksy's work was born of the Bristol underground scene which involved collaborations between artists and musicians. According to author and graphic designer Tristan Manco and the book Home Sweet Home, Banksy "was born in 1974 and raised in Bristol, England. The son of a photocopier technician, he trained as a butcher but became involved in graffiti during the great Bristol aerosol boom of the late 1980s.

This movie was Producer by Jazz, Editors Chris King Tom Fulford, Narrated by Rhys Ifans.

The film is about a guy who wants to make a documentary about BANKSY. But he was interested in himself. He was not interested on Bansksy anymore. Who is this guy “Esse Car” Thierry Guetta. He was a French man living in Los Angeles. He was immigrated in United State in 1980.As a regular guy he rent a cloth store in vintage and he made good living as selling the cloths like Adidas Nike the stuff which there cannot find in Los Angeles. Shoes, bags, cloths he used to buy it in a bluck in $50. when the sawing was different he called it is as Designer and sell it for $400 dollars from $50 or sometime he also make it $5000.

It was very unusual thing in Thierry he used to carry video camera and take it every were he used to go and recode it. And he could not let it down it was like drugs to him. When his kinds were growing he setup a video so he can capture ever small thing there were doing

His cousin Tady was an artiest he made “Space Invaders” and recollecting of the game and characters and put them on road, building ,on walls. For him it was the way he expressing him self . Tady was a space invaders and major player in explore new moments that will become street art like stickers skeleton. With the help of internet the million of people use to like it Thieery think he had land right in the middle were he really want to be.

The new generation kids used to paint on the road like shadow of bench or on the wall. Therry like to filming the things. It used to be danger but it used to be fun and make him fell good.

Therry and Tady move to Los Angles and start putting the space invaders on the walls, street, buildings. Therry was trying to some one who love street art then he meet Shepard Fairey he is famous American contemporary graphic designer and illustrator who emerged from the skateboarding scene and also famous to make unknown famous who will be universal icons like Andre thegiant sticker, President Obama, make art no war was some of his famous art. He was also famous street artist. And therry was filimng Fairey so he can make a documentary movie on street arties life.

Shepard use to do big adventure every night there make graffiti on the wall on building which was just not illegal but also dangers. But Therry will also do it