neil cummings

architecture

Goodsyard
05 Jan 2020

Here is a version of the text published by The People's Bureau, without footnotes

Phantoms, controversies and communities

For the past thirty years I’ve lived on the Boundary Estate in Shoreditch east London, its the first public housing scheme built by a London wide authority, the London…


Terrace-Brise Soleil
01 Apr 2017

For two weeks, I was a visiting professor at the Villa Arson;

Built on Saint-Barthélémy hill in Nice, with magnificent views over the city and the Bay of Angels, the Villa Arson is a…


Values we value
11 Dec 2014

I was invited by Joasia Krysa, the then Director of the Kunsthal Aarhus to contribute to a programme of events…


Social Cinema
17 Jun 2006

I collaborated with architects Peter Thomas and Catherine du Toit of 51 architecture and Marysia Lewandowska, on Social Cinema ,17 Jun 2006 - 24 Jun 2006.


05 Dec 2010

In 2010 I collaborated with 51architecture on an entry into a com­pe­ti­tion, A Room for London. The brief was to design a tem­po­…


Mesquita, Cordoba
01 Mar 2011

Over the weekend I went to visit the Cathedral de Córdoba, or Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción formerly the Great Mosque of Córdoba, or the Mezquita.

The site…


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…


12 Nov 2009

Almost three years work as a trustee, part of a big team, and here it is

The inaugural welcome from Alex Farquharson, Director

" The…


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…