On 7 October he arrives in Palermo in two different exhibition venues, Loggiato San Bartolomeo and Palazzo Trinacria, “Portrait of an unknown. The artist called Banksy ", the first exhibition in Sicily that brings together over 100 original pieces by the most famous contemporary British artist in the world, although his identity still remains a mystery. This is the start of an unprecedented artistic journey that will run parallel to the sea, the first step towards a new cultural "district": the Sant’Elia Foundation and the Pietro Barbaro Foundation, public and private, join forces for the relaunch of the ancient Kalsa.
Curated by Gianluca Marziani, Stefano Antonelli and Acoris Andipa, commissioned by the Sant'Elia Foundation in collaboration with the Pietro Barbaro Foundation, produced and organized by MetaMorfosi Associazione Culturale, with the patronage of the Municipality of Palermo and the Metropolitan City, in collaboration with MLC Comunicazione , the exhibition “Portrait of an unknown. The artist called Banksy ", brings the most elusive and impactful artist of the new millennium to the center of the Sicilian exhibition scene: Banksy.