Banksy Captured Volume Two by Steve Lazarides -Mint Condition. In 2016, Steve began curating his personal photography archive of 100,000 images containing roughly 12,000 photographs he took whilst documenting the career of Banksy, and self-published them as two books, Banksy Captured Volume One & Volume Two.This Volume, Banksy Captured Volume Two. Features all-new photographs and back stories showcasing Banksy's golden period in the late 90s and early 2000s - most images never published or seen before, anywhere else! Published in March 2021, also includes reportage from Banksy's 2006 Los Angeles exhibition "Barely Legal", images of the artist's unauthorised installation inside London's Natural History Museum during 2004. Volume Two also Includes Girl with Balloon over Piccadilly Circus, Tate Britain installations, Crude Oils and Barely Legal exhibitions, the statue drops and much, much more. Tall tales from behind the scenes accompany each significant Banksy moment depicted in original photos taken at the scenes of the crimes. This book and Volume One were showcased on Sky News, BBC TV, plus in The Times newspaper and many more. This Volume measures 26 cms x 21 cms x 21 cms.
Pink fabric hardback book in a pink slipcase with screen-printed text Gold foil and spot UV Varnished cover Hardback, thread sewn, 300-plus pages Numbered and stamped in a limited-edition run of 5000. Grew up in Bristol, England and studied photography at Newcastle Polytechnic.He discovered street subculture and graffiti art as a teenager at Bristol's Barton Hill neighbourhood youth club, organised by John Nation and referenced in 2020documentary Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art. In the 1980s, he started out with a Nikon F-mount camera documenting his surrounding environments as a photography student. He subsequently worked as a photographer for Sleazenation, where he was employed as photography director from 1996 till 2001. Lazarides documented British sub-cultures and youth movements such as the UK rave scene in the early 1990. Culture and the rise of outsider street art.
Commissioned by Sleazenation to photograph Banksy's portrait in 1997, he continued to work with the artist, including as the anonymous artist's driver and photographer, before eventually becoming his manager. Lazarides and Banksy launched the'Pictures on Walls' website in 2001 to promote graffiti art and widened their scope to work with a larger roster of street artists. He created an in-house print studio, Lazarides Editions, and worked with Banksy and other artists to create prints to share with the art community. Andrew Child wrote in the Financial Times, If there had been one individual responsible for whipping up and sustaining the fever around urban art, and who stood to lose most from its demise, it was Steve Lazarides. Lazarides opened his first gallery in London in 2006and brought many unknown artists in the UK to light including holding Invader's first UK exhibition, Space Invader's Invasion London, and Rubik Bad Men II.
Lazarides now represents the portrait painter Jonathan Yeo, the Parisian artist JR, the contemporary English painter Antony Micallef and Portuguese graffiti/street artist Vhils. In 2009 Steve Lazarides parted company with Banksy and pursued his own career. Banksy is now represented by the company Pest Control who manage and most importantly validate and authenticate his art. In 2016 Lazarides opened Banksy Print Gallery in the Mondrian Hotel on the South Bank. Is a pseudonymous England-based Street artist, political activist, and film director whose real name and identity remain unconfirmed and the subject of speculation.Active since the 1990s, his satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti executed in a distinctive stencilling technique. His works of political and social commentary have appeared on streets, walls, and bridges throughout the world. Banksy's work grew out of the Bristol underground scene, which involved collaborations between artists and musicians.
Banksy says that he was inspired by 3D, a graffiti artist and founding member of the musical group Massive Attack. Banksy displays his art on publicly visible surfaces such as walls and self-built physical prop pieces. Banksy no longer sells photographs or reproductions of his street graffiti, but his public" installations" are regularly resold, often even by removing the wall they were painted on. Much of his work can be classified as temporary art. Banksy's documentary film Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010) made its debut at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival.In January 2011, he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature for the film. In 2014, he was awarded Person of the Year at the 2014 Webby Awards. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "banksyfan74" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and Barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Republic of Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French Guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Macau, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and Caicos Islands, Aruba, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El Salvador, Trinidad and Tobago, Vietnam.