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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…

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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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Hyuro in Manchester, UK — StreetArtNews

Hyuro recently spent some time in Manchester, UK where she painted a new piece for the cities of hope project. Both armed conflict and violence that trigger affects the lives of many children in differents parts of the world. In addition to the direct consequences of war and armed violence they are also indirectly affected…

via Hyuro in Manchester, UK — StreetArtNews