Less Lethal Solutions    site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation Dimensions variable.  2018   On Nov. 25th, 2018 US Authorities fired tear gas into Tijuana, Mexico to repel asylum seeking Central American migrants. It was later revealed that the tear gas was manufactured by a US company The Safariland Group which is owned by Warren B. Kanders, who also happens to be a Vice Chairman of the board Whitney Museum of American Art. It was also revealed that Warren Kanders was a significant contributor to the current Andy Warhol exhibition  From A To B And Back Again .  In response to the explicit connection between these known injustices and arts funding and solidarity with the Whitney Museum staff, I organized a series of interventions at the Whitney Museum on December 9th, 2018 where myself and collaborators entered the Andy Warhol exhibition wearing T-shirts that featured Safariland’s subsidiary tear gas company’s slogan “Less Lethal Solutions” on the back, along with the Whitney Museum’s logo. We were documented through out the exhibition, and in particular in front of the Warhol works that portrayed images of state violence and tools and regimes of power. We were also documented throughout the other exhibitions in the museum as well as the cafe, gift shop, elevators and outdoor spaces, among others.  These T-shirts are for sale and 100% of proceeds will go to organizations such as   Border Angels   at the US/Mexico Border supporting the Central American immigrants seeking asylum. The t-shirts are limited edition screen printed artworks that will be sold until Warren B. Kanders is removed from the Whitney Museum’s board. I would also encourage everyone to wear theirs to the museum until Warren B. Kanders is removed from the board.  T-shirts are $25 (PayPal & Venmo accepted) Small, Medium, Large & X-Large sizes available. Shipping & handling included.   Preorder T-shirts here:    ORDER

Less Lethal Solutions

site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation
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2018


On Nov. 25th, 2018 US Authorities fired tear gas into Tijuana, Mexico to repel asylum seeking Central American migrants. It was later revealed that the tear gas was manufactured by a US company The Safariland Group which is owned by Warren B. Kanders, who also happens to be a Vice Chairman of the board Whitney Museum of American Art. It was also revealed that Warren Kanders was a significant contributor to the current Andy Warhol exhibition From A To B And Back Again.

In response to the explicit connection between these known injustices and arts funding and solidarity with the Whitney Museum staff, I organized a series of interventions at the Whitney Museum on December 9th, 2018 where myself and collaborators entered the Andy Warhol exhibition wearing T-shirts that featured Safariland’s subsidiary tear gas company’s slogan “Less Lethal Solutions” on the back, along with the Whitney Museum’s logo. We were documented through out the exhibition, and in particular in front of the Warhol works that portrayed images of state violence and tools and regimes of power. We were also documented throughout the other exhibitions in the museum as well as the cafe, gift shop, elevators and outdoor spaces, among others.

These T-shirts are for sale and 100% of proceeds will go to organizations such as Border Angels at the US/Mexico Border supporting the Central American immigrants seeking asylum. The t-shirts are limited edition screen printed artworks that will be sold until Warren B. Kanders is removed from the Whitney Museum’s board. I would also encourage everyone to wear theirs to the museum until Warren B. Kanders is removed from the board.

T-shirts are $25 (PayPal & Venmo accepted) Small, Medium, Large & X-Large sizes available. Shipping & handling included.

Preorder T-shirts here: ORDER

  Less Lethal Solutions    site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation Dimensions variable.  2018

Less Lethal Solutions

site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation
Dimensions variable.

2018

  Less Lethal Solutions    site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation Dimensions variable.  2018

Less Lethal Solutions

site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation
Dimensions variable.

2018

  Less Lethal Solutions    site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation Dimensions variable.  2018

Less Lethal Solutions

site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation
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2018

  Less Lethal Solutions    site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation Dimensions variable.  2018

Less Lethal Solutions

site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation
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2018

  Less Lethal Solutions    site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation Dimensions variable.  2018

Less Lethal Solutions

site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation
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2018

  Less Lethal Solutions    site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation Dimensions variable.  2018

Less Lethal Solutions

site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation
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2018

  Less Lethal Solutions    site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation Dimensions variable.  2018

Less Lethal Solutions

site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation
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2018

  Less Lethal Solutions    site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation Dimensions variable.  2018

Less Lethal Solutions

site-specific interventions at Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, custom T-shirts, documentation
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2018