neil cummings

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02 Apr 2019
Armada portrait, Elizabeth I

I was one of three artists commissioned to research and make a proposal for a new artwork to coincide with the launch of The Box.


23 Apr 2018
Laboral Centre of Art and Creation

I'm one of three artists commissioned to make a proposal for a new artwork to coincide with the launch of The Box.

The Box in Plymouth is an art institution for the…


17 Jun 2006
Social Cinema

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.


11 Nov 2014
Sonic Possible Worlds

As part of an insurgent research group, we visited MayDay Rooms in London.

We heard from Anthony Davies and Ian Boal (two of the co-founders) about the need they felt for a shared space; where dominant political narratives - like…


09 Dec 2014
Enthusiasts poster

6.30, 9th December 2014, Nottingham Contemporary

Forgotten Histories…


21 May 2012
Prospectus catalogues

Time lapse document of prospectus, with thanks to Blanca Regina

We began, students, staff, experts and others at Chelsea College of Art and Design, through collaboration and practice based…


30 Mar 2011
Arnolfini

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…


01 Oct 2010

"There is conflict blossoming at the heart of culture, a conflict convened around the property rights that subsist in materials stored in public archives"

Screen Tests

 

I participated 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…