Banksy Plays With Chicken McNuggets and Fish Sticks in NYC

By: Tisah Tucknott - Published: Jun 11, 2009   Updated: Jun 8 2011 • References: weirdnews.about
At the “Village Pet Store and Charcoal Grill” in New York, renowned artist Banksy has created some unusual works of fast food art.

Banksy has named his art works “Wild Chicken McNuggets,” “Fish Stick Aquarium” and “Hot Dog Chow Time.” The collection features Chicken McNuggets pecking and preening themselves, fish sticks swimming in a tank and a hot dog drinking out of a water bowl.

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