Princeton University Library Catalog

The keeper / edited by Massimiliano Gioni and Natalie Bell; with texts by Ed Atkins [and ten others].

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York: New Museum, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
287 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Summary note:
Artists' projects and texts concerned with the impulse to "collect," and how this undertaking may define, inspire, and chronicle the individual colector.
Notes:
Published on the occasion of the exhibition "The Keeper" at the New Museum of Contemporary Art, July 20-September 25, 2016.
Contents:
  • Artists projects. Hilma af Klint -- Yuji Agematsu -- Korbinian Aigner -- Levi Fisher Ames -- Ed Atkins -- Hannelore Baron -- Wilson Bentley -- Arthur Bispo do Rosário -- Carol Bove/Carlo Scarpa -- Roger Caillois -- Artifacts from the National Museum of Beirut preserved by Maurice Chehab -- The houses of Peter Fritz preserved by Oliver Croy and Oliver Elser -- Howard Fried -- Olga Fröbe-Kapteyn -- Aurélien Froment -- Richard Greaves/Mario Del Curto -- Ydessa Hendeles -- Susan Hiller -- MM -- Vladimir Nabokov -- Shinro Ohtake -- Henrik Olesen -- Loretta, Missouri, and Quinnie Pettway -- Zofia Rydet -- Harry Smith -- Vanda Vieira-Schmidt -- Portraits of Ye Jinglu preserved by Tong Bingxue --
  • Texts. Director's foreword / Lisa Phillips -- The country of last things / Massimiliano Gioni -- The trick brain / Ed Atkins -- Letter to the Smithsonian / Wilson Bentley -- Roger Caillois's The Writing of Stones / Marguerite Yourcenar -- Partners (The Teddy Bear Project) / Ydessa Hendeles -- An absence of wood nymphs / Robert H. Boyle -- On quilt-making and Gee's bend / Loretta Pettway -- On the sociological record / Zofia Rydet -- A rare interview with Harry Smith: Part two / John Cohen -- A modest manifesto for museums / Orhan Pamuk -- Exhibition checklist.
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Form/​Genre:
Exhibition catalogs.
ISBN:
  • 9780915557127
  • 0915557126
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