Britto Gallery Vandalized By Graffiti Artist

The name "C Dog" was painted in white letters

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    Yo Miami

    Romero Britto’s Wynwood gallery space was vandalized by a graffiti artist on the same night as a monthly art walk in the area, Beached Miami reported.

    The name “C Dog” was painted Saturday onto Britto’s new gallery space, located at 146 NW 25th St. A picture provided by Yo Miami shows the black building covered halfway up the wall by the graffiti.

    The tagging was done the same night as the Second Saturdays Art Walk, a monthly event in Wynwood and the Design District that draws visitors with music, art and food, according to the website.

    Britto artwork has been vandalized before, as a Miami Shores piece titled “Beach Ball” has been spraypainted several times with the words “Not Art,” “Meaningless Bliss” and “error,” Beached Miami said.

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    Britto representatives did not return calls for comment Monday night.

    City of Miami police told NBC 6 they received no incoming calls over the weekend to report the incident at the listed address.

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