BOOM LA 2012 at the Pacific Design Center - barred from participating; rejection or artwork?

...A few hours after I had created the listing, I received a call ordering me to remove it. The following day, I was informed that executives at the New York offices of Pacific Design Center had made a decision to bar me from participating in the exhibition, under threat of shutting down the entire BOOM LA 2012 event. Download the full narrative as well as the original Craigslist posting below.