neil cummings

A Joy Forever
01 Jan 2012

I contributed a presentation to the international conference at the Free/SlowUniversity of Warsaw in October 2011, and two month later a beautiful 430 page publication is out. Amazing! 

An English…

Self Portrait: Arnolfini
02 Dec 2011

I will be in Plymouth to participate in the Finale Symposium for the British Art Show 7. With Tom Trevor, Director of…

Gates of Heaven
20 Nov 2011

Sunday 20th November, on my way to the Critical Practice Walk and Talk at the Royal Observatory.

The walk -we were to meet at at 1pm- started at the Prime Meridian, Longitude 0° Latitude 51° 28' 38 N........ even if it…

Prospectus catalogues
24 Nov 2011

Exhibition Experiments (working title) is a collaborative practice-based research project into histories of exhibition.

Students, staff, experts and others at Chelsea College of Arts will together research the idea of exhibition as a bundle…

Archivalprocess
20 Oct 2011

I'll be contributing to the International Conference: Free/SlowUniversity of Warsaw

The Free University of…

St Pauls, London
15 Oct 2011

 I spent Sunday afternoon at the Public Assembly convened as part of the Occupy London protest.

It was inspiring to participate in real-time public democratic organisational processes and decision making.

Global Contemporary
06 Oct 2011

As part of the reflexive research program accompanying the exhibition The Global Contemporary. Art Worlds After 1989. I participated in a workshop screening of Museum Futures: Distributed.

The screening was followed by a lively discussion on the future of museums, art and its markets, the…

Lafeyette Re-source
15 Jul 2011
Sheriff Court convenes at murder suspect Neil Cumming's hospital bedside.

 Neil Cumming (45), of Mary Findlay Drive in the Carse village of Longforgan, had earlier been arrested by Tayside…

Publication
25 Sep 2011

Join me, archivist Julian Warren and curator Nav Haq and we will walk through time on a tour of Self-Portrait: Arnolfini.

PARADE publication
01 Oct 2011

On Saturday I participated in Media Squares: on the new forms of protests and their media, organised by De Baile, in Amsterdam. I made a presentation…

Ms Chan
18 Oct 2011

Museum Futures: Distributed is being exhibited at ZKM | Center for Art and Media in as part of…

Candas, Asturias
29 Aug 2011

I spent two weeks in Gijon, Spain, swimming, walking and eating in August 2011. 

Nottingham Contemporary
05 Jul 2011

Signwriters installing All Power to the People mural, by Emory Douglas as part of the Jean Genet exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary, July 2011.

Enthusiasts poster
17 Jul 2011

A selection of films  from the Enthusiasts Archive I co-founded is being exhibited as part of Ostalgia at the New Museum…

Truth is Concrete
08 Jul 2011

I made a presentation of Parade, at Wikpolis. Cartographies and collective creation of social space

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

Stool
08 Jul 2002

Recently hosted on the magnificent resource Reading Design

this short text was first published by Architectural Design, Vol 72 No 4, entitled Furniture + Architecture guest-edited by Edwin Heathcote, July 2002

Brian's medal
21 Jun 2011

Some of us from Chelsea College of Arts formed a very mixed ability cycling team The Chelsea Cadence.

We took…

Relational map
09 May 2011

Over the course of 2011, which is the Arnolfini's 50th anniversary year I will be working to develop a series of self-portraits of the institution using information from their archive.

Presented throughout the building, these four data portraits will accumulate throughout the year,…

Use! Value! Exchange!
27 Mar 2011

I went to see a tender and affecting film by Phil Collins called Marxism Today at the BFI Gallery, its about an hour long and divided into two parts.

The first part is composed of contemporary monologues and…

Histories of the Present
26 Mar 2011

I went to the protest in London, it was a march to demand [and propose] alternatives to the brutal ideologically driven, financial cuts to public services.

Arnolfini
30 Mar 2011

To coincide with the Self Portrait; Arnolfini project, I will be giving a lecture about archives, research and exhibition as part of the Art in the City…

Critical Practice
15 Mar 2011

Writing through the already written is an evolving and experimental curatorial practice. It takes the form of something-like a treasure hunt, the most recent trial was in central London.