Art Should Speak to People about Politics:  Stop Art-Washing the Rich

Ideas and Issues

Milan   Eight artists notified the Whitney Museum of American Art that they wanted their works withdrawn from the Whitney’s Biennial unless Warren Kanders, the vice-chairmen stepped down or was removed.  There were protests at the museum.  Kanders resigned as a distraction. As the New York Times, reports the issue, “Kanders owns Safariland, a Jacksonville, Fla.-based …

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