The sad part is this was done to show how stupid the art community can be and now the shredded painting is estimated to be worth 2 million dollars.
@Janice In Accounting, I'll take people missing the point for 500, Alex
@Janice In Accounting, what do you mean ?
@Janice In Accounting, as far as I have read, Banksy himself never said specifically why he did it. He has only commented something about it being created years before, just in case it ever happened to sell.
I bet it's worth WAY more now
@Drunkle Qrow, "art"
edit: looks like Janice in Accounting proved your theory
I feel like it’s a metaphor for spending that much money on a painting
@K1l, Or, it’s symbolic for reaching for love, having life hand you one million pounds, only to see it all end up in the.....
Why is this on funny pics? This isn't funny, just regular news.
@Spartan Adlai, Funny Pics is my only trusted source for news.
It's fvcking beautiful.
Stencil spray painting doesn’t sound so hard. What makes it that pricey?
@Your Darkest Secret, whoever made it and a bunch of rich snobs..