neil cummings

installation

Arnolfini
18 Feb 2011

The project will launch on Friday 18th February 2011 and over the course of 2011, which is the Arnolfini's 50th anniversary year I will be working to develop a…


Arnolfini
28 Oct 2010

The Arnolfini will be fifty years old in 2011, and I've been commissioned by curator Nav Haq to work on project during the year.

I'm collaborating with the archivist Julian Warren. We are working…


Lapdogs
10 Sep 2010

Its been a long time coming, but the book Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie Class Hegemony in Contemporary Art


11 Jun 2008

Museum Futures: Distributed - a machinima record of the centenary interview with Moderna Museet’s executive Ayan Lindquist in June 2058.

It explores a genealogy for contemporary art practice and its institutions, by re-imagining the…


On the 1st October 2008 I screened Museum Futures…


01 May 2009

I intalled the Lapdogs film in the exhibition that produced it, Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie at the Arnolfini


14 Mar 2009

I just finished reading Seven Days in the Art World by Sarah Thornton. Thornton guides us through…


01 May 2006

First, trust seeped away in the debt markets. They seized, and the repercussions caused financial and 'real' economies to collapse. Trust is the most precious commodity in any market.

I'm reminded of a project I did in…


25 Feb 2009

I visited the South London Gallery on 25th February 2009, to see a new film by the Danish artists collective Superflex. Its entitled Flooded McDonald's. I've followed their work for sometime, because I'm interested in how they propose artworks as tools,…


Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie (still)
02 Nov 2019

I was in Cairo in November 2008 to shoot a short film for an exhibition entitled Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie. It's in a ‘reality’ TV style. A broadcast ‘trailer’, in fact a synopsis of a future programme. Its a copy of Faking It.

Lapdogs of the…