Robin Gunningham or “Banksy” (born July 28, 1973) is an English Street Artist, Film Director, vandal and Political Activist from Bristol, United Kingdom. He is famous for his social and political commentary artwork over the public walls, streets, and bridges.
The 45-year-old Street Artist has also directed movies like “Exit through the Gift Shop (2010)” and “The Antics Roadshow (2011)”.
On 5 October 2018, the Mural by Banksy “Balloon Girl” has sold for £1,042,000 British Pounds ($1.4 Million US Dollars) at Sotheby’s Art gallery. But, a shocking incident happened just after it was sold in the Auction.
The Red Balloon Girl painting was torn to shreds with a remote control wireless device. This amazing stunt actually increases the actual price of that artwork.
In addition, the artist of this painting “Banksy” (Real Name: Robin Gunningham) is capturing the video recording of the whole incident and posted it over the internet.
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|Personal Life Information|
|Full Birth Name||Robin Gunningham.|
|Nick name||Banksy & Rob.|
|Profession||Street Artist, Movie Director & Political Activist.|
|Age (As of 2018)||Forty-Five (45) years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||July 28, 1973.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Yate, Gloucestershire, Bristol, United Kingdom.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Leo.|
|Current Residence||Bristol, England.|
|Famous For||His street arts and graffiti work.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 173 cm.
Meters: 1.73 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
|Shoe Size (US)||8.|
|Siblings||Brother: Name not found.
|Robin Gunningham Wife & Relationship|
|Marital Status||A Divorcee (Married once).|
|Dating History?||Will update.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Name not available.|
|Highest Qualification||Expelled from School (At the age of 14 years old).|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Kevin Spacey.
Actress: Charlize Theron.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Switzerland.|
|Love to do||Fishing.|
|Favorite Dishes||Continental Food.|
|Robin Gunningham Net worth|
|Net Asset (Approx.)||$18.45 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Earnings per month||Under review.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Available.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||NA.|
|Email Address||[email protected]|
Lesser Known Facts about Artist Robin Gunningham (Banksy)
- Banksy was born on the 28th of July 1973 in a middle-class family of Yate, Gloucestershire, Bristol. As of 2018, his age is around Forty-Five (45) years old.
- In his teenage days, he has spent some time in jail for an undisclosed crime.
- This British Artist has also expelled from his school. Therefore, he has not completed his graduation.
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- As per wealth stats, his estimated Net worth is around $18.45 Million US dollars.
- He has started his artwork and street wall painting at the age of 14 years old.
- As per his personal life, he has married his Caucasian girlfriend a long time ago. However, the name of Robin Gunningham’s wife is not available over the internet. Currently, he has divorced along with his partner. The information about his children is still a mystery.
- He has also won many awards like Independent Spirit Award, Toronto Film Critics Association Award and Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for his film “Exit through the Gift Shop (2010)”.