Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

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$1.4 Million Dollar Painting Shredded as a Prank

A prank to shock the art world
Daniel Gomez, Online Editor-In-Chief October 6, 2018

On Friday October 5th, anonymous graffiti artist Banksy created one of the greatest pranks the art world had ever seen. The artist's painting, Girl with Red Balloon, was rigged with a with a hidden shredder built into the frame. Just moments after the painting was sold at auction for 1.4 million dollars,...

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