Kid Crawls On Million-Dollar Artwork, Internet Lets Out Collective WTF?

By katherine.brooks@huffingtonpost.com (Katherine Brooks)

This is why we can’t have nice things.

Holy crap. Horrible kids, horrible parents. @tate pic.twitter.com/6h1nuY6CfQ

— Stephanie Theodore (@TheodoreArt) January 26, 2014

A precocious child recently mistook London’s Tate Modern museum for a really awesome playground. Right before his parents’ eyes, he climbed onto a Donald Judd sculpture — an artwork likely worth millions of dollars. The entire scene was caught on camera by Stephanie Theodore, who had some words for the offenders:

@hragv yes. I told the woman the the kids were using a $10mm art work as a toy, she told me I knew nothing abt kids. Obv she doesn’t either

— Stephanie Theodore (@TheodoreArt) January 26, 2014

@robertasmithnyt @Tate to their credit, they were very grateful for bringing it to their attention

— Stephanie Theodore (@TheodoreArt) January 26, 2014

We know the whole “DO NOT TOUCH” mentality of museums can be a little tempting, particularly for kids, but napping on a masterpiece? Let us know your thoughts on the candid moment in the comments.

h/t Gawker …read more

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