Street Artists, Banksy Gaza, Quotes, Remain Neutral, Palestine, Power, Gaza Strips, Graffiti Artists, Streetart
A street artist known as Banksy, whom we know revered by thousands for his ability to express powerful messages and capture our attention, finally addressed the most controversial topic, perhaps, in the middle of Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the Gaza strip. In a mock tourism video, the unknown and still unveiled artist shared us his glimpses …
The world's most famous street artist, Banksy, returned to Palestine to create a series of powerful new works. In 2005, he made several paintings on Israel's West Bank barrier wall. This time, the artist goes undercover, making a satirical travel advertisement for Gaza. The 2-minute film shows Banksy entering an underground tunnel carrying cans of spray paint. "Make this the year YOU discover a new destination," the video starts off by saying. "Welcome to Gaza." The must-watch video spotlights the devastation caused by last summer's conflict between Israel and Hamas militants. "In 2014 Operation Protective Edge destroyed 18,000 homes," the video caption says. This refers to the Israeli military operation that targeted Hamas militants who were firing rockets into Israel. About halfway through the video we see Banksy's new works. The black hooded artist stencils a weeping Greek figure that some liken to Niobe while others see Rodin's The Thinker. With a hand on her head, the woman…
Banksy in Gaza - I LOVE this quote!!
Banksy Goes Undercover To Make Gaza Film -'The graffiti artist invites viewers to visit a new destination that the locals like so much "they never leave". http://news.sky.com/story/1434796/banksy-goes-undercover-to-make-gaza-film http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/art/news/banksy-creates-street-art-in-gaza-criticising-worlds-largest-openair-prison-10072446.html http://edition.cnn.com/2015/02/26/middleeast/gaza-banksy-film/index.html
If we wash our hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless, then we side with the powerful, we don't remain neutral. Banksy, GAZA, 2015.
by Banksy in Gaza, Palestine "If we wash our hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless we side with the powerful - we don't remain neutral."
If we wash our hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless we side with the powerful we don't remain neutral. #America #bansky #swinger #streetart #graffiti #humanity http://www.humanitarian.com
Bangkok; captured by Yarden Horwitz
Quotes, Scoreboard, National, Street Art, Pigs, Truths, Funny Stuff, Wolves, Sheep
Street art -
Are we a NATION OF SHEEP RULED BY WOLVES OWNED BY PIGS . . . sure looks like it
Coca Cola, New York Cities, Artworks, Street Art Utopia, Murals, Cocacola, Abandoned House, Art Pieces, Streetart
#icyandsot #streetart #cocacola #molotov #newyorkcity
ICY and SOT /// Coca Cola Molotov, New York City
January 2014 Most Popular Street Art Pieces On StreetArtNews With Maser, L7M, Invader, Fin DAC and more... 2
Icy & Sot are still busy in New York City where they just unveiled this series of indoor pieces. Wandering through the big apple, The duo stumbled upon an abandoned house where they worked their magic with some of their signature stencil-based imagery. The Iranian duo also used fire with the pictured above installation / piece entitled "Enjoy Coca-Cola".
street art. utopia
Top Street Artworks / Murals of January 2014
Murders Culture, Cops Vacations, Police Cops, Egyptian Revolutions, Serial Killers, Growing Murders, Army Beats, Cops Blocks, Watches
She happen to fall, that's all. The army beat her to a pulp. revolution does that. It comes naturally to most as we evolve.
Badged Serial Killers: The Growing Murder Culture of Cops (Part III) by Bill Buppert
Glasses, The Artists, Molotov Heart, My Heart, Molotov Cocktails, Human Heart, Heart Shap, Molotovheart, Francis Baker
molotov heart - francis baker
Human Heart Shaped Glass Molotov Cocktail
glass molotov cocktail hearts, work-in-progress by Francis Baker http://some-progress.blogspot.com/2012/02/wild-posting.html
I give you my heart on fire
Bible Study, Tattoo Ideas, Living Alone, Journals Prompts, Freedom, The Call, Break Free, Barbed Wire, Take A Break
to be free!Great tattoo idea
freedom. Hello to all my lovely followers! I just wanted to say that I will be taking a break from pinterest for a while just because school started back today and I need to focus on my studies. Believe me, I will still be on here because I'm addicted to it like its drugs haha:) I just wanted to say that to assure all of you that I'm not gone, just taking a breather. Have a great school year!
Break free! Dare to be different and follow the crowd! Don't be like any old barb wire, towing the line. Be uniquely you! http://lifeslearning.org/ Twitter: @ sapelskog https://www.facebook.com/pages/Lifes-Learning-for-Counselors/1385843855036156
break free.......when I saw this picture I thought of Beth Moore's bible study, "Breaking Free".
Freedom barbed wire
They've gotta be independent, a bit. I mean, they're living alone in the city, right? They want the reader and they're very lonely, but at the same time they're extremely self-aware and know what they want and where they need to go.
Powerful image for journal prompt.
God has called each one of us to freedom. Answer the call!