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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 -…


Bright Light
27 Mar 2015

Please join me for the launch of Issue 2 of the CCW Graduate School Journal

5 – 7pm on Friday 27th March Camberwell College of…


Still, Screen Tests
07 May 2014
Substrate: the common and the doxa of property

This is a written version of a  presentation from the 7th May 2014,  my contribution to the Substrate Symposium (part 3) held at Chelsea College of Arts, it was written to be published in…


DRAGLINE
25 Nov 2014

Join us for the collective binding and celebration of the beautiful limited-edition souvenir UTOPOGRAPHIES: EVALUATION, CONSENSUS AND LOCATION

6pm. Introductions from Dr Dan Smith and the Critical Practice Research…


Neil Cummings
19 Jun 2014
Transcript: More things can happen than will, or have

Chelsea Centenary 2063:  Neil Cummings, Platform Lecture, June14  

Well, I’m so, sorry that I can't be there with you tonight, Chris probably explained, I’m having some upgrades fitted. I can’t even connect with you. I thought…


Truth is Concrete
13 Sep 2014

Over twenty years ago I edited a book Reading Things, it's long, long out of print, although an extract from the introduction was recently republished in The Object,…


Reading Things
12 Apr 2014

Reading Things  is out of print, although an extract from the introduction was recently republished in…


25 Jun 2014

I contributed a version of Generosity to Ends Meet: Essays on Exchange, a publication developed…


Give Gifts
26 Apr 2014

I contributed a version of Generosity to Truth is Concrete: A Handbook for Artistic Strategies in Real Politics. The…


Truth is Concrete
26 Apr 2014

Truth is Concrete was emblazoned over Bertolt Brecht’s desk while in exile in Denmark, a constant reminder in times of extreme social turbulence to remember political…