neil cummings

commission

05 Jan 2020
Goodsyard

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…


18 Nov 2018
Use! Value! Exchange!

Dear Neil

The Peoples’ Bureau (PB) has been ‘in residency’ at Park Royal since May 2018, commissioned by Create London with support of…


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…


20 Jun 1999
PROMOTION leaflet

In 1999 I researched and realised a project in Cardiff, for the soon to open Centre for Visual Arts. This is from the accompanying publication

PROMOTION: A new work by Neil…


16 Nov 2016
Creative Stance

I was invited by Nadine Monem of common-editions to contribute a text to The Creative Stance. The beautiful publication is an exploration and celebration of creativity, from…


01 Oct 1999
cafe construction

 

In October 1999 PhotoWorks invited myself and Marysia Lewandowska to undertake a residency in the…


27 Apr 1997
2063

I was recently asked for material about Collected, this is almost all I have..... I conceived and curated Collected, it was coordinated by The Photographers Gallery, London in 1997. This digital account is…


05 Jul 2011
Nottingham Contemporary

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


24 Jan 2010
Arnolfini

Arnolfini’s Futures: a workshop Monday 24th January

Over the course of Arnolfini's 50th anniversary year, artist Neil Cummings will be working with us to develop a series of self-portraits of the Arnolfini using information from the archive.…