Safekeeping: Protecting what is valued

Explore protective objects from across the world, including Ancient Egyptian amulets and modern-day soap, in this student-curated exhibition from 2020. Discover what societies value most through the themes of protecting the self, guarding possessions, caring for loved ones and preserving customs. This exhibition strives to make sense of the deeply rooted human desire to protect.

Credits

Anika Boettcher, Ellen Cooper, Elif Dagtas, Rebecca Palomino, Elsa-Sofie Rehn, Elizabeth Sikora, Amy Walker, Alyssa Woodall, Yu Zhang