In the same week that a 14 year old boy faces jail time for taking lewd photos of himself with a Jesus statue, a 9 foot-tall giant-cocked red devil statue appears in Vancouver. And much more, This Week in Art Crime
"Kill Frats" appears on UC Berkeley campus; "Victory" and "Revolt" appear on a St. Louis Police Car; Blood appears on a Jeff Koons retrospective; and police claim that child pornography appeared in a Melbourne museum.
Graffiti Homer Simpson appears on the walls of the MFA in Boston; A pot activist claims the white flags atop the Brooklyn Bridge were to be replaced with a hemp leaf banner; A museum in Jizhou, China's entire collection is forgeries
A vigilante white-washes a famous piece of street art; A professor is ejected for crowd-surfing at a classical recital; ARCA (the Association for Research into Crimes against Art) held its annual Art Crime conference in Central Italy