A highly anticipatedexhibition of works by the infamous British artist Banksy will be presented atThe Térmica arts centre in Malaga. Titled ‘The Art of Protest’ the artistsfirst ever exhibition in the region presents more than 40 works and will rununtil September 29th.
Showcasing theartists most iconic works such as the portraits of Kate Moss in the style ofWarhol’s Marilyn, the artist’s hallmark bulldog, and a serigraph of the series‘Girl with Balloon’, the showcase aims to show how the artist, who has remainedanonymous throughout his career, has progressed from enigmatic urban artist toamong the most exciting and contemporary artists of the last 20 years.
‘The Art of Protest’includes a series of sculptures, installations, videos and photos, all of whichare on loan from international private collections and are being shown in Spainfor the first time.
“Banksy is probablythe best-known contemporary artist in the world," said AlexanderNachkebiya, the exhibition curator. “He is a cultural phenomenon, and his work is very attractive to alltypes of people. We hope this exhibition will be as well received as othersthat have taken place in other countries” he says.
Banksy. TheArt of Protest.
Dates: 24 May - 29 September 2019
Location: La Térmica. Avenida de los Guindos,48. Malaga
Opening hours: Tuesdays - Sundays, 11am - 10pm
Tickets:General entry: 9€ (plus processing fees); Children under 12: 5€, discounted price (over-65s, studentsand disabled visitors), 6€