This year Banksy, along with producer Jaimie D'Cruz, received an Oscar nomination in the documentary feature category for Exit Through the Gift Shop, a documentary chronicling the artist's art and career. Speculation is rampant that "Exit Through the Gift Shop" may in fact be a hoax -- that is to say, a faux-documentary in which all is not as it appears. But apparently, this has not bothered the nominating voters of the academy's documentary branch. The movie is also nominated for a BAFTA award in the category of outstanding debut by a British writer, director or producer.
Below are a few examples of his work and the trailer for the documentary.