|Banksy is a grafitti artist from London, who uses most of his time decorating the boring grey walls. He is mostly known for using stencils, but has at times used painting, as well. He never uses a spray-can.
He is famous and well-known all over the world, and his paintings, those which he has put on canvases, are sold for thousands of pounds - often hundred thousand and above. He has exhibitions in both Europe and the US, probably also in Asia.
His pictures are often sarcastic and political and has some sort of message hidden in them. He provokes people.