Artist: $1 million vase smashed as protest

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Artist: $1 million vase smashed as protest

February 19, 2014 Updated Feb 19, 2014 at 12:11 PM CDT

An artist from Miami says he was protesting a museum's lack of support for local artists, when he smashed a $1 million vase from noted Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei.

Maximo Caminero was charged with criminal mischief. Find out more about this story by watching the video below.