• Banksy May Soon Have To Unmask Himself To Keep His Trademarks

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    One of the art world's most enigmatic artists, Banksy , has amassed international attention due to his anonymity. The high-profile street artist has had works appear all over the world, with one recently fetching over $20 million USD at auction. But the reclusive figure may soon have to come out of the shadows in order to claim ownership of his artworks. According to The Telegraph , The European Union Intellectual Property Office has recently stripped the artist of trademark rights to two of his artworks, citing his refusal to disclose his identity. The EU panel found that his trademarks...
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