When it comes to street art, Banksy is still king. His method and message are unparalleled in impact. Banksy’s latest stunt pokes at profiteering in the art world through equipping a painting with a shredder in case it was ever put up for auction. The reaction from the crowd when it self destructs after being sold for $1.4 million is absolutely priceless. Have a look at Banksy’s Instagram post about it below.
UPDATE 10.17.18: Banksy just released a “Directors Cut” video of the self-destruction painting incident. It shows exactly how he executed his latest stunt. This will certainly go down as one of art’s most legendary pranks of all time.