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Banksy image painted on the wall of HM Reading Prison

Elusive artist Banksy confirms he’s behind prison artwork

Banksy artwork on exterior wall of Reading Prison in England. Image courtesy of Banksy.

LONDON (AP) — Banksy appears to have thrown his support behind a campaign to turn a former prison in the English town of Reading into an arts venue, a town spokesman said on Thursday, after the street artist confirmed that artwork that appeared on a red brick wall of the prison was of his making.
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