Description:The Keeper accompanies the New Museum's exhibition which is dedicated to the act of preserving objects, artworks and images. "The Keeper" showcases various individuals and the objects that were considered items of security to them. These were items were safeguarded by these individuals, exposing the many different motivations that inspired them to hold these items dear. They were often responses to loss, experience, and archives for the future.
This catalog features text by Ed Atkins, Wilson Bentley, Robert H. Boyle, Massimiliano Gioni, Ydessa Hendles, Orhan Pamuk, Loretta Pettway, Zofia Rydet, Harry Smith, John Cohen and Marguerite Yourcenar.