Mr Brainwash

Mr. Brainwash ("MBW") is a pseudonym for Thierry Guetta. According to the Banksy-directed film Exit Through the Gift Shop, Guetta, who lives in Los Angeles, California, began as a proprietor of a clothing store and videographer who evolved into a street artist and gallery artist after being influenced by the street artists he documented through video over the years. According to the film, Guetta was first introduced to street art by his cousin, the street artist, Invader.