09.10.08 by Jeff

Banksy’s Pet Store!

Wooster Collective just posted some images and a fantastic video clip of Banksy’s latest show Village Pet Store and Charcoal Grill. It is completely unrecognizable as Banksy work as there are no trademark stencils, no wheatpastes, no graffiti of any kind in the space. Instead there are amazing animatronic sculptures – little chicken mcnuggets drinking from a bbq sauce package, security cameras perched in a nest, fish sticks swimming in a fish bowl, hotdogs lounging in cages with mustard drinking bottles.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c1laBLYjuqM[/youtube]

If you live in New York city get over to 89 7th Avenue between West 4th and Bleeker Street in the West Village! The show is up until Halloween.













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Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.







25.04.17 by Jeff

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25.04.17 by Staff

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25.04.17 by Jeff

Reader Submission: Matthew Dettmer

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