“If I wanted to destroy that piece, I could have done it,” he claimed. “The spray paint that I used was easily taken away. I think the Menil was embarrassed that a 20-year-old kid could walk in there and do what they don’t want me to do.”
Culture Map Houston
The former University of Houston art student argues that the June 2012 Picasso incident was never a publicity stunt or brash act of vandalism, but rather a carefully-planned performance piece about social justice.