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Banksy of Bulgaria Urges His Country to Move with the Times

By: Meghan Young - Published: • References: dailymail & psfk
After you look at this Red Army soldier monument, you'll understand why the anonymous artist has been dubbed Banksy of Bulgaria. Although it seems as though Banksy had no hand in this controversial artwork, it definitely has the spirit of his creativity and voice in it.

Converting the statue of Red Army soldiers into a group of eclectic superheroes such as Superman, Robin and even Santa Claus and Ronald McDonald, Banksy of Bulgaria definitely seems to be commenting on Bulgaria's politics and government.

This monument, located in Sofia's town square, isn't the first to feel the wrath of graffiti artists such as Banksy of Bulgaria. With the tagline, "Moving with the times," scrawled underneath it, it appears that street artists are trying to bring Bulgaria into the 21st century. Stats for Superhero Soldier Statues Trending: Older & Buzzing
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