neil cummings

research

26 Nov 2003
Storyboard

From 2003!

Documentation of a presentation of Capital (2001), recalling some of the 'fieldwork' and evolution of the project. Capital was a…


14 May 2019
table

So, I'm slowly learning to live with less, and experimenting with how to consume fewer resources. As part of these processes I'm making some of the things I might need or want, not in any dogmatic 'alt-right preppers' kind of way - I'm not about to be refining ore and forging weapons.…


12 Sep 2018
Histories of the Present

In September 2018, as part of The Peoples’ Bureau residency at The Collective, they invited me to participate in one of a series of discussions themed around…


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.


20 Sep 2013
Values we Value

Cascading micro-narrative architecture, as Composite performs a human performing a live-thread recall on the ocassion of the V&A Cluster's Bicentenary 2055.

The narrative architecture was performed at…


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…


09 Jun 2018
Centre For Plausible Economies

I participated in the launch of the Centre for Plausible…


13 Nov 2019
Enthusiasts Archive design

 

The Enthusiasts Archive was the result of extensive research amongst the remnants of amateur film clubs in Poland under socialism. It's a critical archive of beautiful amateur films found, restored and made available. It…


15 Jul 2006
Still, Screen Tests

As the exhibition train leaves the platform, we are taken on a documentary journey of "a happy hunting ground for tycoons" the birth of commercial television broadcasting in South West England, in 1961.

Broadcast Times is assembled from film fragments found at the South West Film…


18 Aug 2007
Parade KFKM screening

I contributed to: Decoder; 3rd Biennial for Video Art curated by Nav HaqContour 07 18 August - 21 October 2007 The City of Mechelen, Belgium