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Banksy: A Vandal turned Idol

How a graffiti vandal became a globally celebrated street art idol: In December 2023, the unauthorised Banksy exhibition opens in Berlin's Kleisteck and takes visitors into the world of the British street art idol.

Banksy - a world-renowned revolutionary of contemporary art, whose identity remains a mystery and whose work continues to grow in popularity worldwide. Concertbüro Zahlmann GmbH is now bringing a unique collection of original works and prints by the artist to Germany for the first time, more precisely to the capital Berlin.

New Banksy exhibition in Berlin

From 1 December 2023, the unauthorised exhibition "Banksy: A Vandal Turned Idol" will open in Berlin's Kleisteck and take visitors into the world of the British street art idol. The main component of the exhibition at its German premiere are the 18 original works and 43 original prints from private collectors' collections, which have not been on display at previous exhibitions in this country. Works of art by related artists such as Andy Warhol will also be on display, as they had a significant influence on Banksy's work. Complemented by various memorabilia and audiovisual media content, visitors are given an unprecedented insight into the work and background of the artist known worldwide as Banksy.

Media hall, VR area and audio guide

The free audio guide in German and English takes visitors on a journey to shed light on the background and genesis of the respective artworks. Another multimedia highlight is the VR area, where visitors can immerse themselves in the life and work of Banksy thanks to virtual reality. The Media Hall, an immersive experience, completes the multimedia aspect of the exhibition. Both the use of the VR glasses and access to the Media Hall are included in the ticket price and do not cost any additional admission.

Artists/Collaborators: Banksy - A Vandal turned Idol

Runtime: Tue, 26/12/2023 to Sun, 16/06/2024

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