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Chinese artist Ai Weiwei's "Colored Vases" are shown at the Perez Art Museum Miami

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei's "Colored Vases" are shown at the Perez Art Museum Miami, Florida in this December 3, 2013 photo. The 16 vases, made during China's Han dynasty and more than 2,000 years old, was dipped in bright paint by the artist. Police on Sunday arrested a man who allegedly smashed a $1 million vase by Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei protesting the city's newly opened museum "only displaying international artists' art." REUTERS/Zachary Fagenson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT CRIME LAW)

The Art of Ai Weiwei

Yahoo Canada NewsFebruary 18, 2014

China's most famous artist and outspoken dissident, Ai Weiwei, is back in headlines after a Miami artist was charged with smashing a $1 million vase by the aritst. The vase was on display at the newly-opened Perez Art Museum Miami. 51-year-old Maximo Caminero who was arrested and charged with criminal mischief after smashing the vase allegedly destroyed it in protest of the museum only displaying international art. (Reuters)