neil cummings

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Armada portrait, Elizabeth I
02 Apr 2019

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.


Laboral Centre of Art and Creation
23 Apr 2018

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…


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.


Sonic Possible Worlds
11 Nov 2014

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…


Enthusiasts poster
09 Dec 2014

6.30, 9th December 2014, Nottingham Contemporary

Forgotten Histories…


Prospectus catalogues
21 May 2012

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…


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…


Values we Value
01 Oct 2010

I participated in The Future of Art, Archives and Special Collections a collaborative event organised by Tate's Library & Archive and Chelsea College of Art & Design.

"There is conflict…


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…