Politically ChargedAn Inside Look at Banksy’s New ‘Walled Off Hotel’ in BethlehemThe Daily Beast03.20.17Politically ChargedAn Inside Look at Banksy’s New ‘Walled Off Hotel’ in BethlehemThe anonymous artist’s latest project is in Bethlehem, steps from Israel’s ‘separation barrier’—and there’s a political statement in every room. See photos.The Daily Beast03.20.17 4:00 AM ETIlia Yefimovich/GettyThe anonymous graffiti artist Banksy is known for making political statements through his artwork. His latest project, “Walled Off Hotel,” is no exception. Banksy took over and redesigned an old hotel in Bethlehem, just steps from the wall separating Israel and the Palestinian West Bank, peppering in a variety of provocative imagery. Each room is filled with artwork commenting on the conflict in Israel and Palestine. The hotel will open its doors to guests willing to inhabit the politically charged space. A general view of a bedroom inside the newly opened “Walled Off Hotel.” The hotel presents to visitors a wonderful attempt at understanding the lives of Palestinians living behind the wall. Anadolu Agency/GettyAn outside view of the Walled Off Hotel. Ilia Yefimovich/GettyA view of a bedroom inside the newly opened Walled Off Hotel. Anadolu Agency/GettyThree models of angels wearing oxygen masks are hung from the ceiling at the hotel. Anadolu Agency/GettyA Banksy installation hangs above the booths in the lobby. Thomas Coex/GettyA Banksy installation hangs above the booths in the lobby. Thomas Coex/GettyA bedroom available for occupancy inside the Walled Off Hotel. Thomas Coex/GettyA Banksy installation hangs above a desk in a hotel room available for occupancy. Anadolu Agency/GettyAn inside view of the Walled Off Hotel. Ilia Yefimovich/GettyA general view inside street artist Banksy’s newly opened Walled Off Hotel. Anadolu Agency/GettyThree clocks showing London, New York, and Jerusalem time are seen on a wall inside the Walled Off Hotel. Thomas Coex/GettyA visitor looks inside a bedroom inside the hotel. Anadolu Agency/GettyA general view shows a room at Banksy's newly opened “Walled Off Hotel.” Thomas Coex/GettyAn installation by Banksy is seen hanging inside one of the rooms. Anadolu Agency/GettyA mural in a room shows chained lions. Thomas Coex/GettyFamous posters are displayed inside the museum at the Walled Off Hotel. Anadolu Agency/GettyThe “Walled Off Hotel” is seen next to the controversial Israeli separation wall.