neil cummings

generosity

15 Apr 2016

I wrote a text Socialised Afffection about my grandmothers love of woodgraining for Specialism, a new publication from Open Editions.

Here is a short extract....

I remember the parlour. We…


15 Apr 2016
woodgrain

There was a launch of Specialism edited by David Blamey on Friday April 15, 6-9pm in the Senior Common Room. I wrote a…


25 Jun 2014

I contributed a version of Generosity to Ends Meet: Essays on Exchange, a publication developed…


26 Apr 2014
Give Gifts

I contributed a version of Generosity to Truth is Concrete: A Handbook for Artistic Strategies in Real Politics. The…


26 Apr 2014
Truth is Concrete

Truth is Concrete was emblazoned over Bertolt Brecht’s desk while in exile in Denmark, a constant reminder in times of extreme social turbulence to remember political…


15 Dec 2013
Give Gifts

I lino-printed my Christmas cards this year

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


17 Oct 2001
Hume Water Painting

The Bigger Splash was a Benefit Auction for the Whitechapel Gallery The London Art Fair, Islington, London, 17th November 2001

A long…


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…


23 Sep 2010

Wow! I went to see an amazing performance created by Eileen Simpson and Ben White of the


01 Aug 2009

In the summer of 2009 I walked for a month as a pilgrim to Santiago de Compostela in northern Spain…