Protest of the Day: Florida Artist Destroys $1 Million Ai Weiwei Vase in Performance Protest

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Maximo Caminero, a Miami-based artist, was named in a police affidavit as the defendant. He told an officer that his act was a protest against the gallery's decision to only display international art.

Faith In Humanity of the Day

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Faith In Humanity of the Day: Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, who was illegally detained for nearly three months, was recently given 15 days to pay off a $2.4 million dollar fine for tax evasion -- the crime he was forced to plead guilty to in order to be released from jail

Follow Up of the Day: Ai Weiwei Reportedly Released

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Follow Up of the Day: According to a report from China's state-run media, detained artist Ai Weiwei has been freed on bail after pleading guilty to tax evasion charges.

Xinhua says the 54-year-old Ai, who allegedly offered to repay his back taxes, was being released due to "his good attitude in confessing his crimes."

Despite the report, his family told BBC Chinese that they were not aware of

This Is Important, You Should Know About It of the Day

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This Is Important, You Should Know About It of the Day: 53-year-old Ai Weiwei -- an outspoken critic of the Chinese government and by all accounts China's best-known artist (previously) -- is missing and his whereabouts are unknown after he was detained by police at Beijing Capital International Airport.

In addition to his sudden disappearance, Ai's