Banksy’s art joins dark comedy. The graffiti is done with a unique stencil technique. He began his career in 1990. Through the initial days, he began using free hand work and stencils to complete the jobs. He says that he began using the stencil technique one day as he was escaping from the eyes of police and was hiding under a garbage lorry. He soon began getting noticed as a result of his work in London and Bristol. In 2003, in the exhibition named Turf War, he painted on creatures. In 2008, Bansky send an invite to 39 artists to take part in the Cans Festival in which they might paint their work as long as it did not overlap each others.
Bansky Net Worth $20 Million
He began gaining enough acclaim and thus his pieces were sold at high rates. He’d a celebrated customer list who valued his paintings. For example, Christina Aguilera had once purchased his work at 25,000. Regardless of his getting acclaim because of his works, Banksy still keeps a low profile and has never revealed his real life.