Julien’s Auctions Supports Street Art!

Banksy-no

Julien’s Auctions has quickly established itself as the premier auction house in high profile celebrity and entertainment auctions. Julien’s Auctions supports street artists, and this year is celebrating the exclusive works of graffiti artist, Banksy.

Art collectors from around the globe have the chance to bid on several highly sought after Banksy art pieces, including Bomb Hugger– a two-tone stencil on a cardboard placard, featuring a girl hugging an aerial bomb above the caption “NO.” The stencil was created by Banksy and carried in London during the international anti-war protest in February, 2003, believed to be the largest anti-war rally in human history. Continue reading Julien’s Auctions Supports Street Art!

Bursting with Creativity, Agent X—Multimedia Collage Artist

By Agent X

Born in Kentucky and now living and working in Vancouver, Agent X creates experimental multimedia collages, paintings, and 2D artwork by appropriating iconic images from the 1920s. His work is an amalgamation of diverse cultures, past, present and future, and his collages are signatures of street intellectualism regarding commentaries on the urban experience. His work reflects on social consciousness and depicts the modern issues of today, underscoring contemporary issues of gun violence, politics and race. Agent X’s works burst with creativity, utilizing non-traditional and found materials to create an evocative and layered work of art. His work is influenced by artists such as Takashi Murakami, Romare Bearden, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Robert Rauschenberg. Continue reading Bursting with Creativity, Agent X—Multimedia Collage Artist