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10:23 UK time, Tuesday, 1 September 2009

"The two words 'graffiti' and 'art' should never be put together" - art critic Brian Sewell

The city council of Bristol, home to Banksy, is planning to let residents vote on whether public murals should be retained or scrubbed clean. This idea appals purists like Mr Sewell, who says it doesn't matter if "people who don't know anything about art" like something or not.

More details (The Guardian)

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