BANKSY is known to chose the moments to unveil new work wisely and even more so, he tends to get involved in the most polarizing and important global affairs. On this Sunday, when the European Union was facing a monumental election in France, BANKSY went ahead and unveiled a European Union flag mural in Dover, England. His commentary to the current state of the EU, to BREXIT, sees a man chipping away a star on the European Union flag. This is the artist's first official statement on Britain's decision to leave the EU.

The three-story-tall mural sees a workman removing one of the 12 stars on the flag. The work appeared over night next to the A20, near Dover’s ferry terminal. BANKSY took to Instagram later today to confirm that it was his work.

Take a closer look at his most recent hotel project here.

What To Read Next

  • Image on Highsnobiety

    The Best Sneakers to Add to Your Rotation This Week

    Style
  • Image on Highsnobiety

    Don't Worry, Cactus Plant Flea Market's Dunk Low Can't Hurt You

    Sneakers
  • Image on Highsnobiety

    Oh Pollex! Another Salehe Croc Is En Route

    Sneakers
  • Image on Highsnobiety

    Get Your House In Order With Raf Simons & Kvadrat

    Culture
  • Image on Highsnobiety

    Aimé Leon Dore & New Balance Hit the Trails

    Sneakers
  • Image on Highsnobiety

    PSA: Don't Wear Your Rolex on the Subway

    Style
*If you submitted your e-mail address and placed an order, we may use your e-mail address to inform you regularly about similar products without prior explicit consent. You can object to the use of your e-mail address for this purpose at any time without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs. Each newsletter contains an unsubscribe link. Alternatively, you can object to receiving the newsletter at any time by sending an e-mail to info@highsnobiety.com

Web Accessibility Statement

Titelmedia (Highsnobiety), is committed to facilitating and improving the accessibility and usability of its Website, www.highsnobiety.com. Titelmedia strives to ensure that its Website services and content are accessible to persons with disabilities including users of screen reader technology. To accomplish this, Titelmedia has engaged UsableNet Inc, a leading web accessibility consultant to help test, remediate and maintain our Website in-line with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), which also bring the Website into conformance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

Disclaimer

Please be aware that our efforts to maintain accessibility and usability are ongoing. While we strive to make the Website as accessible as possible some issues can be encountered by different assistive technology as the range of assistive technology is wide and varied.

Contact Us

If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage on this Website, please contact us at accessibility@highsnobiety.com, +49 (0)30 235 908 500. If you do encounter an accessibility issue, please be sure to specify the web page and nature of the issue in your email and/or phone call, and we will make all reasonable efforts to make that page or the information contained therein accessible for you.