Tom Hanks

Hanksy and Tom Hanks in a Room Together [VIDEO]

Posted March 8, 2019 at 5:06 am

In case you’re curious about the meta moment when the street artist formerly known as Hanksy met Tom Hanks, watch this quick video below. Hanksy, who dropped the puns and dad-jokes two years ago and pivoted under his name Adam Lucas, details his brief 2013 hangout with the actor after his performance on Broadway’s Lucky […]

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Hanksy Haters Hit the Lower East Side

Posted March 3, 2014 at 6:11 am

Hanksy haters are starting to make themselves known around the Lower East Side. Over the weekend, we spotted several leaflets that subtly rail against the street artist and his prolific output of pop-culture puns. The flyers carry a simple, self-explanatory message – “No thanksy” – alongside a mockup of a teary-eyed Tom Hanks with the […]

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Hanksy Vs. Danksy in Freeman Alley

Posted January 18, 2012 at 6:27 am

Copycats invariably come out of the woodwork with the advent of any successful idea. It’s a story as old as time. Showdown!

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Hanksy Parodies “Peeing Dog” on Mulberry Street

Posted December 8, 2011 at 6:28 am

Just when we thought Hanksy might have forsaken the streets of the Lower East Side, the brilliant wheat-paster is back in action. More after the jump!

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Another Hanksy Discovered on the Lower East Side

Posted April 29, 2011 at 6:28 am

Just a couple weeks after a Hanksy graffiti concoction gained significant attention at the corner of Kenmare and Mott Streets, another wheat-paste mashup appeared a few blocks to the northeast.

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