banksy-the-man-behind-the-wall-1English graffiti artist Banksy, known for concealing his identity from the public, has become one of the world’s most sought after artists.  His pieces have fetched millions of dollars at prestigious auction houses and he has been nominated for an Academy Award for his film Exit Through the Gift Shop. Once viewed as vandalism, his work is now admired.  In the first ever full investigation, reporter Will Ellsworth-Jones pieces together the story of Bansky, building up a picture of the man and the world in which he operates.  For those of you interested in finding out more about this book, you can purchase it at Amazon.  Release date is Feb. 12, 2013 and the pre-order price is $17.

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