Photo of the day: Banksy's Twin Towers memorial
The 15th installation of the British artist’s NYC street takeover was revealed today via Instagram—and it’s much more serious than his previous works.
Tue Oct 15 2013
Photograph courtesy Banksy/Instagram
This morning, British wall-sprayer Banksy—who is in the midst of a monthlong pop-up residency in NYC—released his newest work via Instagram. And instead of the trickster's usual clever shenanigans, like selling his work for $60 in Central Park, this time the subject matter is a little more serious: As you can see, the picture depicts the Twin Towers, one of which is sprouting a scorched chrysanthemum flower. According to his post, the striking painting is somewhere in Tribeca. Have you found it yet?