A new Banksy street art piece in London has been immediately covered in a perspex panel so that it can’t be ruined, aged or removed. We don’t know if it was the artist or the owner (who many now plan to sell his wall like these guys did) – but wasn’t one of the major themes of street art the concept of temporariness?

Has this all gone a bit too far??

Anyway, here’s a video of the work:

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