02-18-2014, 02:18 PM #1
Florida artist smashes $1m vase by Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei
Maximo Caminero, 51, was charged with criminal mischief after Sundayís incident at the Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM). According to a Miami Police Department arrest affidavit, a security guard told officers that Caminero picked up a colored vase by Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei. When told to put it down, the security guard said Caminero smashed it on the floor.
A police affidavit says Caminero told officers he broke the vase to protest the museumís lack of local artist displays.
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