Lego Banksy

Award-winning photographer Jeff Friesen has made quite a name for himself in his “other line of work” by using different combinations of Lego bricks and minifigures to create entirely new outcomes.

What started out as simply afternoon playtime with his daughter has evolved into The Brick Fantastic.

One particular project of his that caught my eye was his work as “Bricksy“, a Lego interpretation of the infamous artist Banksy.

bricksy2Pulp Fiction

bricksy11Sweeping It Under The Carpet

bricksy1Girl With Balloon

bricksy12Foreclosure

bricksy7Laugh Now

bricksy8Keep It Real

bricksy14Fridge Kite

bricksy13Caveman With Junkfood

bricksy15Love Deep

bricksy10Choose Your Weapon

bricksy9Naked Man

bricksy6Soldier With Spraycan

bricksy5Tightrope Rat

bricksy4Kissing Coppers

bricksy3Bouquet Grenade

In researching the images used here it had never occurred to me that as big a fan of Banksy’s work as I am, I didn’t know the proper titles of many of his works.

Seeing them written below the work makes them all the more poignant and profound particularly when you consider what the likes of “Choose Your Weapon” and “Foreclosure” really represent.

More on the website gallery here.

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2 Responses to “Lego Banksy”


  1. 1 Femke Gielkens September 13, 2014 at 9:32 am

    That’s really awesome!

  2. 2 Send Sunshine September 24, 2014 at 11:44 pm

    I adore this! My children created a newspaper growing up called the Lego Times, each child is a different character that today, as adult, they often call one another by. Truly awesome and as my granddaughter would reply “Everything is Awesome.” (Lego Movie) It matters not how young or old we are. You are truly talented!


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