by Nina Stankova
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  • February 24, 2020
This Exhibition By Banksy Is Heading To Saudi Arabia

Banksy, the incredible artist whose true identity remains a mystery, became a global phenomenon through his distinctive and often humorous style to portray social issues. Now, his works are traveling to Saudi Arabia, the region’s newest cultural hub, in an exhibition that will also include visuals, theatrical effects and a documentary on the artist and his ouevre.

“The Art of Banksy is meant to celebrate Banksy’s art and drive his message of hope and humanity to the world,” said the organizers in a release. The exhibition has already made a stopover in Amsterdam, Melbourne, Berlin and Paris. Banksy is known for using his graffiti to make political statements and has produced a number of pieces in Palestinian areas.

‘The Art of Banksy ‘Without Limits’ will run at the King Abdullah Financial Center in Riyadh until 2o April 

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