A video has appeared in which Banksy seems to explain some of its stunt at Sotheby's. For more on the story:
A man wearing yellow tinted 'spy glasses' filmed the shredding of Girl With Red Balloon, but is he tied to the secretive artist?
Banksy reveals he meant to shred entire £1m Girl With Balloon painting 'In rehearsals it worked every time.' A new Banksy video shows the artist's headline-grabbing stunt did not go entirely to plan. Well, the joke is on him then given the buyer apparently doubled her money straight away. Yawns Pest Control, Banksy's authentication body 😁
Banksy shreds his own Girl With Balloon print - after it sells for £1m It was typical Banksy, leaving the audience wondering whether he was making a serious point about the impermanence of supposedly timeless works of art or just poking fun at the people who buy such pieces. The irony of this is, is that he's probably just made the painting infinity more desirable. The man is a genius. Wow. Be worth 3 million now
Banksy painting Girl With Red Balloon 'self-destructs' after £1m sale at Sotheby's Girl With Red Balloon, one of Banksy's best-known images, is shredded moments after being sold at auction in London. Everyone's a critic That is some Batman villain shit! 😀 wirth double amount now
Banksy reveals how he installed self-destruct device into 'Girl with Balloon' artwork YEARS before £1m artwork was shredded at auctionBANKSY has revealed how he caused his most famous painting to shred itself just seconds after it was sold for £1million. Buyers at the Sotheby’s London auction house were left stunned when his Girl… How about giving the cash to someone to change a life ffs? This guy is a muppet.
'In rehearsals it worked every time ’: Banksy on incomplete shredding of Girl With Balloon – videoBanksy has posted a video showing he intended for the entire Girl With Balloon work to be destroyed karolcummins oh look...Banksy again. I thought we all knew his identity now. In a way it's made even more special. Too funny.
Banksy video shows plan to shred entire Girl With Balloon artwork Artist’s video depicts practice run in which piece is entirely destroyed, alongside words ‘In rehearsals it worked every time ...’ BANKSY must have been gutted, not only did the full shred not work but it promptly increased in value, don't think he meant that to happen.
New video suggests Banksy's Girl With Balloon shredding stunt didn't go to plan The artwork was bought for £1.04 million at auction - but almost as soon as the hammer fell, the canvas was passed through a secret shredder hidden in the frame Good enough for me to see the point......cheers 😊
Banksy shredding video reveals how £1m Girl With Balloon stunt was pulled off Here's how Banksy managed to achieve one of the greatest stunts in art history, shredding his famous creation after a £1m sale. Proves the point,more money than sense...🙄
Woman to keep shredded £1m Banksy The anonymous European woman who bought the Girl With Balloon painting will pay the £1m price. Womxn, surely? Come on, BBC. Perhaps she has a rabbit? Theresa May is believed to have bought the frame to keep Tory MP's expenses documents in😂😂
Who is mystery man who films at Banksy auction? A man wearing yellow tinted 'spy glasses' filmed the shredding of Girl With Red Balloon, but is he tied to the secretive artist? From the wings? Flanksy His mate wanksy