OMG! SELFIE-DESTRUCTION Excruciating moment woman destroys £150,000 of art after causing exhibit to fall like dominoes while taking a selfie
A woman in Los Angeles has apparently demonstrated just how damaging selfies can be by destroying whole row of pieces of art while trying to get that perfect image.
The incident happened two weeks ago in a 14,000 sq metre installation, and caused irreparable damage to some of the 12 crown-like sculptures-
which were made from a variety of different materials, including precious metals, marble, wood, nylon and scrap metal.
The approximate cost of damage is $150,000.”
Gloria Yu, one of the artists involved in the exhibition, told art and culture site Hyperallergic: “Three sculptures were permanently damaged and others to varying degrees.