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Pipilotti Rist Art Thief Hits Museum Men’s Room

Part of a media installation created by a Swiss visual artist has been stolen from the men’s room of the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art in Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, museum officials said.

Police are investigating the disappearance of the piece of artist Pipilotti Rist’s work.

The installation, entitled "You Renew You," is composed of an altar with an acrylic board and crystals and a video showing the conversion of food and drink within the body into blood and tears.

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