Banksy’s Environmental Message

Banksy is the pseudonym of an English graffiti artist, political and environmental activist, film director, and painter. His true identity is unknown. These images are very powerful.

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The statement sinks as the ice keeps melting…
Near the Oval bridge in Camden, north London.

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Reconditioned dolphin ride with crude oil and tuna net
Do we get on the dolphin and ignore that which it swims in?
Installed at Brighton Beach.  Photo by Michael Cuffe

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The Death Boat
The Grim Reaper is steering this oil-filled vessel.

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How long will birdlife survive this assault?

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Reach for the Switch
Reaching to turn off the source of chemical pollutants.

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A false sense of protection.

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Pledge to the Plastic Bag and Cheap Goods.
Pharmacy wall in North London. (Tesco is the EU’s equivalent of Walmart.)

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Tesco Sand Castles
Playing with that which is transitory and volitile to our seas…

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The Rat releases some Poison.

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The Future
The degradation and decline of our planet’s future. Can we catch it before it is too late?

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No Park, Just Parking
They paved paradise…

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I Remember when all this was trees

The Simpsons Intro made by Banksy
Crazy Western consumerism creates Eastern Pollution. Aired Fall of 2010.

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No clean water left...

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I Hate Mondays
What we leave for the Developing World.

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LA Flag
The car is not going anywhere…

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The Dove is Targeted.

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Palestine’s Wall.

The Donut
What we Value

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Our children’s future?

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Luxury Loft
Upward Civilization! We know best.

Taking Advantage, who has?

About Banksy

Banksy’s movie “Exit throught the Gift Shop” (2010) on the making and marketing of street art is a worthwhile and entertaining film.

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The Best Books By And About Banksy

Wall and Piece by Banksy

Banksy. You are an Acceptable Level of Threat and If You Were Not You Would Know About it by Patrick Potter

Banksy: The Man Behind the Wall by Will Ellsworth-Jones

Written by Keiren

Keiren is an artist who lives in New York City. A lover of animals, nature, science & green building. Keiren originally founded Inspiration Green in 2007, which merged with Insteading in 2016.


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  1. Hi I think this is really cool! I’m studying him in my class and we are doing an art project- and we’re basing it on these graffiti works!Go Banksy!

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