Contemporary Collecting

Book cover illustration for “Contemporary Collecting: Objects, Practices, and the Fate of Things.” “ … What do the practices of collectors, surviving collections, and new and emerging fields of collecting reveal about our contemporary world and our changing sense of the past? Collectors and their collections force us to consider our relationship to objects, as the collector’s obsession, scope, practices, and care put into dramatic relief the role of objects in our lives …”

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