Artists are requesting that the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York remove their work from its biennial showcase over a museum board member’s ties to the sale of law-enforcement supplies including tear gas.

Artists are requesting that the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York remove their work from its biennial showcase over a museum board member's ties to the sale of law-enforcement supplies including tear gas.

Artists are requesting that the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York remove their work from its biennial showcase over a museum board member’s ties to the sale of law-enforcement supplies including tear gas.

Artists are requesting that the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York remove their work from its biennial showcase over a museum board member’s ties to the sale of law-enforcement supplies including tear gas