Rage against the machine with art

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I noticed an interesting Facebook campaign overnight. Artists took over the half-built Anglo Irish Bank headquarters in Dublin and created artworks to mirror the post-bust Ireland. Anglo Irish Bank is Ireland’s version of the Royal Bank of Scotland or Northern Rock and is now in control of NAMA – a government agency set up to deal with toxic assets.

More information: Rómánsach Ireland

This is sharp contrast to the corporate art projects one usually associates with the banking sector.