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Subject: The "Village Pet Store And Charcoal Grill" Opens in New York City

Written By: ChuckyG on 10/11/08 at 9:16 am

http://www.woostercollective.com/chicken1.jpg

Bansky has hit NYC, and he's opened a "Pet Shop" installation, with chicken nuggets dipping themselves in barbecue sauce, a rabbit in makeup filing her nails, etc.  Bansky is a world-wide known graffiti artist, probably the only one worth paying attention to.

Pictures and article:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/in_pictures/7662797.stm
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/10/09/arts/design/09publ.html?_r=1

VIDEO does it the real justice... when you see the stuff in action
http://www.woostercollective.com/2008/10/the_village_pet_store_and_charchoal_gril.html


Subject: Re: The "Village Pet Store And Charcoal Grill" Opens in New York City

Written By: Foo Bar on 10/12/08 at 2:12 am

Meanwhile, over in the UK, Bill Cauty (of KLF / Justified Ancients of Mummu fame) has a new art exhibition, in which he's had a little bit of surreal fun with cartoon violence...

Subject: Re: The "Village Pet Store And Charcoal Grill" Opens in New York City

Written By: ChuckyG on 10/12/08 at 8:04 pm


Meanwhile, over in the UK, Bill Cauty (of KLF / Justified Ancients of Mummu fame) has a new art exhibition, in which he's had a little bit of surreal fun with cartoon violence...


I think I like Bansky's more lighthearted approach to his subject matter...

Subject: Re: The "Village Pet Store And Charcoal Grill" Opens in New York City

Written By: Foo Bar on 10/16/08 at 2:13 am


I think I like Bansky's more lighthearted approach to his subject matter...


Yeah, but when Cauty burned a million pounds sterling, he at least got his name in the papers.  Beats the heck out of what most investors have to show for the last month :)

Subject: Re: The "Village Pet Store And Charcoal Grill" Opens in New York City

Written By: karen on 10/16/08 at 12:02 pm

It's Banksy

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