14. Looting Soldiers
In the wake of hurricane Katrina, news of widespread looting broke in New Orleans. This mural is a reference to the desperation and opportunism that arise amidst major crises. It has repeatedly been vandalized and painted over despite the building owner’s attempts at restoring the artwork.
15. I’m Out of Bed and Dressed – What More Do You Want?
This particular artwork, found in Los Angeles in 2002, is a testament to Banksy’s impact in the art scene. Originally painted on stucco wall, it has weathered through time, significantly deteriorating its quality. In an effort to restore the Banksy artwork, it was moved to Brooklyn and then to Italy in 2013.