BANKSY & THE OLYMPICS

With the 2012 Olympics ready to begin this Friday. Banksy joins in on this sporting fête and ‘callooh callay‘ with two new works that tackle the athletic sentiment. With his political wit and satire, the javelin and pole vault events are given a twist – presenting one athlete as a long-range arms dealer, and the other as an eager prison escapee. These image might well only be a taster and there may be many more to come to surface once the main event get going. Looks like the security has someone else to deal with…

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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