London artist Bran Symondson’s AK-47 artwork is banned

An award-winning artist has told of his dismay after his artwork created from AK-47 assault rifles was banned from entering the US for an exhibition. Former soldier Bran Symondson, 45, who is based in London, said three pieces of his work were seized by customs officials as they made their way to Houston for a display this week hosted by London’s Maddox Gallery.

AK-47 artwork banned from entering US – New York Post

Artwork incorporating AK-47 assault rifles have been banned from entering the country through Texas — a state with open carry gun laws. The three pieces – which were slated to be part of an exhibition this week in Houston – were seized by US customs officials and won’t be released, according to London-based artist Bran Symondson.

Briton’s AK-47 artwork banned from entry to US

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British artist Bran Symondson has revealed his disappointment after his artwork created from decommissioned AK-47 assault rifles was banned from entering the US. The contemporary pieces – titled Spoils Of War, Beat Of A Wing and Virtue Of The Vicious – were due to be displayed at The Colombe d’Or in Houston, Texas, as part of an exhibition by London’s Maddox Gallery.

Briton’s AK-47 artwork banned from entry to US | Irish

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British artist Bran Symondson has revealed his disappointment after his artwork created from decommissioned AK-47 assault rifles was banned from entering the US.

Artwork made from AK-47s banned from entering the US

‘Spoils of War’ is one of three artworks that have been banned ( Bran Symondson / Maddox Gallery ) Contemporary art made from decommissioned AK-47s has been seized by …

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“Spoils of War” by London artist Bran Symondson features a decommissioned AK-47 covered in U.S. $1 bills. Symondson is recreating his AK-47 inspired art in Houston. Three of his art pieces are

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A British artist’s contemporary pieces featuring guns have been barred from entering America.

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British artist Bran Symondson has revealed his disappointment after his artwork created from decommissioned AK-47 assault rifles was banned from entering the US.

Gun artwork banned from US | Cadogan Tate

Gun artwork banned from US 19th August 2016 A series of contemporary artworks have been denied entry to the Texas state and have been seized by customs at Texas Airport, it has been reported.

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Maddox Gallery comments, “We can confirm that Bran Symondson’s artworks created from decommissioned AK-47 assault rifles, were on their way to Houston, Texas, to be part of a group exhibition at The Colombe d’Or in Houston.