Jago, Banksy and TvBoy at Palazzo Albergati in Bologna are on exhibition from 11 November until 7 May 2023. The exhibition Jago, Banksy, TvBoy and other counter-current stories offers an exhibition itinerary that revolves around the three most discussed and loved artists of recent years welcoming the most provocative, unconventional and revolutionary works of our time.
Jago, Banksy and TvBoy is an exhibition that through the display of 60 masterpieces , tells some of the most extreme and transgressive stories of Italian and international public art, through the dialogue between the mysterious English artist and the most influential contemporary Italian artists, offering an exhaustive and provocative overview of the art of our days.
Jago, Banksy and TvBoy have subverted the rules of art, refusing to become part of a restrained and exclusive system; they are three artists who have "created a precedent" and made people talk about their art reaching the hearts of the general public.
Jago, Banksy, TvBoy and other counter-current stories is presented as a triple monograph showing the most significant artworks of each of them: from Girl with Baloon to Banksy's Bomb Love; Jago's Circulatory System and Memory of Self ; the series of kisses and that of the heroes of TvBoy , as well as iconic pieces by the artist such as the "modernized" couple who gave life to the enormous work that welcomes Rome's Fiumicino airport or Gino Strada with the "stop" sign war” appeared one night a few months ago on the walls of Milan.
On display , there are also many artworks by various generations of artists who have taken inspiration and inspiration from them, or who simply fit into the "counter-current" path that characterizes them: from Obey - on display with the famous Hope poster, created in 2008 to support Barak Obama's presidential campaign - to Mr. Brainwash (of which, among others, a copy of his Mona Linesa), from Ravo and Girl with a Pearl Earring to Laika and her famous Not this “game” up to Pau with its series of Santa Suerte.