Banksy’s voice is revealed in a BBC interview aired for the first time in 20 years. The elusive artist’s real identity has never been officially revealed but a 2008 interview sheds light on who the real Bansky is. “Are you happy for me to use your name? I mean, The Independent has,” the BBC reporter asked Bansky, who replied: “Yeah.” “Is it Robert Banks?” the journalist continued. “It’s Robbie.” Banksy confirmed. The artist also explained the reasons for his anonymity. He added: “If you never show up and people don’t know who you are, then you’re a character,”
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