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Today Banksy commemorated the Balfour agreement with an apology tea party which was held at his “Walled Off Hotel” in Betlehem, Palestine. Banksy said “This conflict has brought so much suffering to people on all sides, it didn’t feel appropriate to celebrate” The artist commissioned a professional stone carver to inscribe a British royal crest…

via Banksy Throws Balfour Apology Party at The Walled Off Hotel in Palestine — StreetArtNews

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Cristiana Couceiro is a Portuguese illustrator and graphic designer who currently lives in Lisbon. Her works mostly feature colorful collages based on geometrical constructions and are inspired by vintage prints and signs. The recent images she produced are synthetic combinations of cut-out silhouettes and spots of primary colors which become surreal three-dimensional scenes and graphic…

via “He Left at Least One Sentence Standing Whole” and Other Works by Cristiana Couceiro — SOCKS

Artist interview: Apolo Torres — StreetArtNews

Born and raised in São Paulo, Brazil, Apolo Torres is a contemporary artist, whose work ranges from painting and murals to posters and magazine illustrations. A graduate in Industrial Design from Mackenzie University in São Paulo, he also studied painting at the School of Visual Arts in New York. Since he was just a little child, he always felt a strong…

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