neil cummings

enthusiasm

Spoons
28 Jan 2022

Some years ago as part of Critical Practice at an event called Insatiable we repurposed…


Enthusiasts Archive
28 Nov 2019

The Enthusiasts Archive is 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.


Enthusiasts Archive design
13 Nov 2019

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 was online…


woodgrain
15 Apr 2016

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


Enthusiasts poster
01 Mar 2016

Cineclub #1

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


Social Cinema
17 Jun 2006

I collaborated with architects Peter Thomas and Catherine du Toit of 51 architecture and Marysia Lewandowska, on Social Cinema ,17 Jun 2006 - 24 Jun 2006.


Enthusiasts poster
09 Dec 2014

6.30, 9th December 2014, Nottingham Contemporary

Forgotten Histories…


Enthusiasts poster
17 Jul 2011

A selection of films  from the Enthusiasts Archive I co-founded is being exhibited as part of Ostalgia at the New Museum…


Sculpture class
23 Sep 2010

Wow! I went to see an amazing performance created by Eileen Simpson and Ben White of Open Music Archive.

I worked with Ben and Eileen on…


01 Apr 2005

1 Apr 2005 - 15 Jan 2006

The Enthusiasts and what became Enthusiasm project began with a chance encounter in 2001 with Krzysztof Kieslowski’s first popular feature film Amator (Film Buff) from 1979; the main character is a leading member of a factory based film club. Intrigued as to…