Hmmm…not entirely sure we believe this excuse…
Shia LaBeouf has explained his bizarre antics, the plagiarism, skywriting, retirement, and all that jazz, on it being one giant bout of performance art!
Pulling a Joaquin Phoenix, eh?
The actor took to his Twitter to post two pics of paper that explain everything that he was doing as performance art. Both of which have been deleted, but can be viewed in their full, ranting glory (below)!
Essentially, the Nymphomaniac actor claims that the hashtag, #stopcreating, is a project he created with Luke Turner who is a "Meta-Modernist," Kenneth Goldsmith who was the Museum of Modern Art's first poet laureate, and David Ayer (who wrote Training Day & End Of Watch).
In the explanation, he states:
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