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Peter Bruegel the Elder

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A Guided Tour...

Of Art masterpieces.

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Singer/songwriter Leslie Feist tells about Peter Bruegel the Elder's The Tower of Babel.

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"Discover why Feist compares the renaissance artist and his contemporaries to indie folk-pop duo Kings of Convenience and singer, songwriter and activist Chance the Rapper." ~ Art Zoom

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Listen to Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker here at Art Zoom as you watch La Gare Saint Lazare by Claude Monet and why Jarvis compares it to an 80s horror movie and an AC/DC concert.

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Who Is The Real Banksy?

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Who Is Banksy?Nobody really knows who Banksy is. According to Wikipedia, "Banksy is an anonymous England based artist,vandal, political activist and film director. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti that is executed in a distinctive stencilling technique." 
The odds on favourite name and face for brand Banksy is Robin Gunningham because studies found that the incidence of Banksy's works correlated with the known movements of Mr Gunningham. The fact is no one really knows who Banksy is. Banksy is one artist who has thrived off his air of mystery.

The Girl With A Balloon painting which was supposed to go to a new owner, suddenly ended up being shredded by a devise hidden in it's frame by the artist just after the gavel fell at a Sotheby's auction last October. This was technically a criminal offence says one legal expert. Banksy could have faced prosecution for destroying someone else's property. No…