neil cummings

Lapdogs
10 Sep 2010

Its been a long time coming, but the book Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie Class Hegemony in Contemporary Art

Laboral Centre of Art and Creation
05 Aug 2010

I spent the summer in Gijon, in northern Spain and visited LABoral.

Carmen outside Gijon
15 Aug 2010

 

I spent August in Gijon, Asturias in northern Spain.

I had walked through the town the previous year on the ruta del norte…

Intermediae Film

In July 2010 I started filming some test material for a film comissioned by Intermediae. In many ways it expresses the research of

27 Jan 2010

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

Table football
11 Jul 2010

I was in Madrid, researching at Intermediae, when the 2010 World cup final unfolded. It was an amazing evening, a tense…

Critical Practice
27 Jun 2010

As part of Critical Practice I participated in a discussion organised by…

Brian's medal
21 Jun 2010

Some of us from Chelsea College of Art have formed a cycling team, Chelsea Cadence. Although 'team' may be too ambitious a term, maybe cluster, flock..huddle.....rabble..

Anyway. we took part, alongside 27,991 other people in the annual London to Brighton cycle run. It was great fun.…

Peter Maloney is a researcher working on the impact of technology within learning environments. This is an edited text of a conversation from Thursday 3rd June 2010, the full research will be published soon.

Peter Maloney: Neil, I’m interested in the origins of the…

Working Session
21 May 2010

PARADE: public modes of assembly and forms of address

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

Lapdogs

I was in Cairo in November 2008 to shoot a short film for an exhibition entitled Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie. It's in a ‘reality’ TV style. A broadcast ‘trailer’, in fact a synopsis of a…

Working Session
27 Apr 2010

I will take part in a three day event FL∆G: re-turning the educational turn at Chelsea College of Art and Design

Parade
20 Mar 2010

 I contrbute to Critical Practice, here is an invitation to an event we are working on.

 

Dear ******

We are writing to inform you of Parade, an upcoming…

Still, Screen Tests
24 Sep 2005

Commissioned in 2005-6 by curators Alex Farquharson and Andrea Schlieker for the British Art Show Six, I collaborated with artists Marysia Lewandowska, Eileen Simpson and Ben White.

During our research, we realised…

11 Jun 2008

Museum Futures: Distributed - a machinima record of the centenary interview with Moderna Museet’s executive Ayan Lindquist in June 2058.

It explores a genealogy for contemporary art practice and its institutions, by re-imagining the…

Workers leaving the factory
09 Feb 2010

This is my contribution for (the) Evidence: images that move

1895 cast in period costume

1. Establishing shot:

Mid shot: Large wooden factory gates.

Fade from black

Gates swing open, and workers stream from the factory; women, men, children, dogs, a few…

Working Session

Enjoy the New Year, hope to see you in 2010!

Best Wishes Neil

 

 

 

 

Hello, and welcome.

Welcome to the inaugural Moderna Museet v3.0 heritage publication.

As part of our centenary celebrations we have been reviewing many of the public domain resources that Moderna co-produced in the preceding hundred years. And, the huge challenge for all of us…

18 Dec 2009

"We have to discuss speculation, because the ultimate test is not the probable, but the possible. The possible implies creation,…

Working Session
25 Nov 2009

Come and join me at the launch of the journal

A Prior #19: Olivia Plender

to coincide with an exhibition at…

26 Nov 2009

I will be participating in the Hinterland Symposium at Broadway in Nottingham. This one day event will question the…