neil cummings

commission

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…


Use! Value! Exchange!
18 Nov 2018

Dear Neil

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


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…


PROMOTION leaflet
20 Jun 1999

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…


Creative Stance
16 Nov 2016

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…


cafe construction
01 Oct 1999

 

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


2063
27 Apr 1997

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…


Nottingham Contemporary
05 Jul 2011

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


Arnolfini
24 Jan 2010

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.…