Newswire: Run The Jewels to perform at Banksy’s new art installation, Dismaland
This week saw the launch of the latest installation by reclusive British artist Banksy, with his new project, Dismaland, opening in the U.K.. Billed as “The U.K.’s most disappointing new visitor attraction,” the “bemusement park” is a parody of Disneyland, finally sticking it to all the die-hard, high-powered Disney fans known to cluster in the British resort town of Weston-super-Mare.
The park’s opening day already attracted massive crowds, with people standing in line for four hours to see diallapidated castles, distorted mermaids, and bumper car-riding reapers. (It’s not clear whether the long lines and cramped conditions are a bug of the park’s design, or a feature, since the nice thing about being Banksy is that inconveniences can always be waved away as satirical intent.)
Dismaland (which features work not only from Banksy, but also 57 other international artists) won’t have to stand solely …