Lonely Planet Writer

Art of Banksy exhibition premieres in Istanbul

A collection of works by the elusive graffiti artists Banksy are making their world premiere in Istanbul.

One of Banksy's iconic pieces of street art.
One of Banksy’s iconic pieces of street art. Image by Dominic Robinson / CC BY-SA 2.0

The exhibition, titled ‘The Art of Banksy’, will be held at the Global Karaköy, a gallery space opened in conjunction with the exhibition, and will run until 29 February. ‘The Art of Banksy’ has been pulled together over the course of a year by a team over 80 people. Curator Steve Lazarides has compiled many of Banksy’s most evocative and iconic pieces for this exhibition which combines the installations with cutting edge technology.

Read more: hurriyetdailynew.com