neil cummings

things

2063
26 Apr 1997

Twenty-odd ago, in 1997, I researched and curated a complex multi-site exhibition.....

Collected

26th April - 21 June 1997

Exploring the depth and diversity…


Thames foreshore
12 Mar 2017

I'm part of an insurgent research group working on the Anthropocene Atlas of London (AAL). Sensing long term, slow, slow compared to human lifespans, climatic changes and understanding how our activities are influencing these changes is complex and challenging.  

As a result, we are…


Cloud
30 Jan 2017

Curated from the collection, a temporary exhibition #FromTheCollection #ObjectOfTheWeek pic.…


Cloud
01 Nov 2016

Cloud, cast plaster, London c1986 #FromTheCollection #ObjectOfTheWeek


table
20 Oct 2000

Documents was a year-long research and exhibitionary project, this is from the accompanying publications......


2063
26 Apr 1997

In 1997, after several years of research I managed to curate a multi-site exhibition, this account is from a reassembled guide..

Collected

26th April - 21 June 1997


Crystal Palace Subway
18 Sep 2016

I have a long-held fascination with the Great Exhibition of 1851, and more generally the means through which we structure value through things.

As part of London's Open House weekend 2016 I visited a remaining…


Value of Things
19 Oct 2000

The Value of Things explores the evolution of the department store and the public museum as perfect technologies for the sourcing, transportation, accounting, stocking, and exhibition of material things and the people and values that swirl around…


Pitt Rivers sympathetic magic
30 May 2015

On Saturday I went to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford, the first time in a long-time….

In the 1990's I used to lead a five week seminar at Chelsea College of Art and Design…


Gallery closed
07 Jul 2014

I took part in a workshop Curating the Activist Object, 7- 8th July at May Day Rooms

A wave of political uprising in recent years has made visible the inventiveness and creativity that…