London: Banksy pays tribute to JM Basquiat

Banksy JMB - Butterfly art News

Ahead of the upcoming Museum show about Jean Michel Basquiat at the Barbican opening this week, elusive artist Banksy painted a series of murals on the adjacent walls leading the museum and released pictures on his Instagram account.

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The first one depicts JM Basquiat as a graffiti artist with his dog being searched by the Metropolitan Police, while a second one feature people queuing for London Eyes Wheel where the capsules have been replaced by iconic JMB crowns.

Banksy JMB Wheel 01 - Butterfly art News
Banksy JMB Wheel 03 - Butterfly art News
Banksy JMB Wheel 02 - Butterfly art News

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