Museum Frieder Burda in Baden-Baden, germany exhibits the following month, the work of art Girl with Balloon by Banksy, the British artist immediately after the auction at Sotheby’s in London showed shredding.
After the action, the world’s attention, the work was renamed Love is in the Bin.
Immediately after the work call for 1.4 million pounds (1.6 million euros) was sold to the highest bidder, dispersed the half of it, to the bewilderment of the veilingbezoekers and employees. One hidden device was remotely triggered.
It was also the intention of the artist that his creation is completely fragmented would be, as it turned out.
According to Sotheby’s Banksy with the stunt a new work of art is created. The work is now probably worth more, they think they’re at the auction house. The German museum is the now of the owner to borrow and from 5 February to 3 march show.
“We expect great interest”, says managing director Henning Schaper on the website of the Museum Frieder Burda.
Banksy shows how the work of art, completely shredding failed