neil cummings

A Joy Forever
26 Oct 2009

At the Wysing Arts Centre just outside Cambridge, I took part in an all-day workshop for artists and students from the…

17 Oct 2009

I will be participating in a Public Body Barcamp. 

On Saturday 17th October at 14:00 at the Nowy Wspanialy Świat, Ul. Nowy Świat 63, Warsaw, Poland.

Jointly facilitated by…

These are short extracts of a larger text comissioned by Anna Colin at Gasworks

22 Jun 2010

I wrote a short text, commissioned by katya Sander for Circulation, a special issue of…

Cultures of Resilience
16 Oct 2006

In 2006, as part of a group of artists, researchers and academics, I was invited to research and imagine the future centenary of two industrial towns; Wolfsburg and Nowa Huta. The project was curated by Jakub Szreder and Martin Kaltwaser.

This is a short text that accompanied an exhibition at Chelsea Space in London, January 24th - March 3rd 2007

The ice trade, that is the trade in…

Museums and Archives always exist in the present, yet their endless ‘waiting without forgetting’ locates them in our imagined past.

Our own recent past has been marked by an increasing number of new museums, mushrooming around the globe.  The museum, or the idea of the museum - like a…

01 Aug 2009

In the summer of 2009 I walked for a month as a pilgrim to Santiago de Compostela in northern Spain…

05 Jul 2009

I'll be in  Kennington Park London, on Sunday 5th July

To refine and generate some of the intellectual content, and perhaps some of the participants for Parade,…

I contribute to the editorial board of Documents of Contemporary Art, these are readers co-published by the Whitechapel Gallery and…

Political philosopher Professor Michael Sandel delivered the first of the BBC's 2009 Reith Lectures.

A New Citizenship builds on a lifetime’s work exploring issues around democracy, ethics…

24 May 2009

Collecting Moving Images the Nunnery, Bow, London

I participated in a Forum discussion curated by Cinzia Cremona, around the theme of Collecting Moving Images as part of a survey exhibition of recent work.

The Forum was chaired by Cinzia…

Archivalprocess

I contribute to Critical Practice, a cluster of artists, researchers, academics and…

 

After extensive research amongst the remnants of amateur film clubs in Poland under socialism, I co-developed the Enthusiasts archive. A critical archive of beautiful amateur films found, restored and made available for you.

cafe construction
07 May 2009

This will be the cafe, designed by Caruso St John.

For the last 2 years I've been a trustee of the emerging…

01 May 2009

I intalled the Lapdogs film in the exhibition that produced it, Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie at the Arnolfini

25 Apr 2009

From 11am to 4pm on Saturday 25th April 2009, I'll be taking part in Kindival an event organised by student campaigner Tom Robbins. It's a series of talks, discussions, exhibitions  and performances that explores the theory and practice of kindness…