Banksy encourages admirers to rob London fashion giant. Here because

Banksy asks Guess to remove his artwork, which is now on display in the London shop window, after claiming it was displayed without his consent. The mysterious artist has called on his 11.5 million Instagram followers to “attack” the Regent Street business, prompting a debate on social media.

Guess has used a giant image of Banksy’s Flower Thrower artwork to promote their current Brandalised collaborative collection.

In response, the Bristol-based artist took to Instagram, saying beware all shoplifters please visit the GUESS store on Regent Street. They took my artwork without asking, so how can it be improper for you to do the same to their clothing?

One person said this will not end well for them, while another said they have the AMAZING to say with Banksy graffiti.

Here’s how Britain reacted and greeted Her Majesty

Here’s how Britain reacted and greeted Her Majesty

Guess defines the Brandalised line as a partnership with the world’s most recognized street graffiti artists who bring your urban vibe to life. Banksy fans were unimpressed by the artist’s claims regarding the clothing line and have expressed their disappointment on social media.

In just one hour, the Instagram post received over 500,000 likes and over 7,000 comments. Banksy was described as the voice of the modern revolution by one fan, while another wrote Shoplifters of the world unite and conquer.

Frequent questions:

  1. Who is Banksy?
    Banksy is a pseudonymous street artist, filmmaker-in-residence and political activist in England, whose name and identity are unknown.
  2. Where is Regent Street?
    Regent Street, located in the center of London’s West End, is one of the world’s most prestigious lifestyle terminus, known for its flagship stores and international brands.

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