neil cummings

Enthusiasts publication
12 Jun 2004

Archives, like collections in museums and galleries are built with the property of multiple authors and previous owners. But unlike the collection, there is no imperative…

Enthusiasts poster
01 Mar 2016

Cineclub #1

The Enthusiasts: Outsider Cinema from the 1950–80s. A selection from the Enthusiasts Archive Museum…

TransActing currency
03 Mar 2016

Some time ago, we started discussing the possibility of developing  a Local Currency (LC) for #TransActing; a Market of Values…

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…

Community film making
19 Jan 2016

The second in Open Cinema's workshops was developed and lead by Ed Webb-Ingall. Ed's research looks to recover, reactivate and revive the history and practice of community video.

Ed gave a brief  account, from 1968 to 1981 of the development of a medium and moving image style that…

An Auction
28 Nov 2015

I will contribute to a discussion on The Market, which I take to be the Art Market at the ICA in London.

  New Contemporaries 1949 to Now

ICA The Mall London SW1Y 5AH

New Contemporaries and…

Open Cinema
21 Nov 2015

OPEN CINEMA: HOME

A screening festival celebrating digital filmmaking and Hackney Including world premiere of 24 hour Hackney: A City Symphony

Saturday 21 November, 4-8pm…

Shock City: tracing
28 Oct 2015

As a contribution to Shock City, I experimented with a live-tracing of the values that were valued.

It's a method developed from the…

Thames dusk
02 Jul 2015

A small research group are working on The Anthropocene Atlas; London (TAAL). We are evolving micro-investigations in the city, developing local indicators, indicators we learnt to call erratics, of long term climatic…

Table Lamp
29 Sep 2015

For my table, I made a lamp

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Bettina from Deptford's Creekside Education Centre
28 Jul 2015

In March, an insurgent research group I am part of visited Genva to meet with artists, academics and activists at CCC, part…

Atelier Brancusi
24 Jun 2015

An iteration of Brancusi's studio, Paris, June 2015

Related events include a…

Lafeyette Re-source
22 Jun 2015

After many years knowing about his work, as part of Re-source at Foundation Gallery Lafayette in Paris, I finally met Neil Cummings.

TransActing currency
15 Jun 2015

I collaborated with Neil Farnan and Metod Blejec to produce a currency for #TransActing.

About a year ago, we started discussing…

Lafeyette Re-source
22 Jun 2015

I was one of the participants in the Foundation Galeries Lafayette series of workshops, screenings and presentations…

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…

Open Cinema
27 May 2015

Open Cinema a collective adventure in digital filmmaking and sharing; March–October 2015

Open Cinema is an…

Values we value
11 Dec 2014

I was invited by Joasia Krysa, the then Director of the Kunsthal Aarhus to contribute to a programme of events…

A Joy Forever
21 Oct 2011

I contributed a presentation to an international conference at the Free/Slow University of Warsaw in October 2011, and today published by MayFly books, is a beautiful 274 page English version of the earlier Polish publication of the event.

Community film making
06 May 2015

The third in Open Cinema's workshops was developed and lead by documentarian, Jose Velazquez. Jose trained at the BBC in new broadcast technologies, he  has a…

Cultures of Resilience
01 May 2015

Resilience is the capacity of a bounded network - a person, bacterial culture, a forest, a city or an economy, to deal with change and continue to develop. It's the capacity to use shocks and disruption -…