Cummings, Neil (2011) Parade: public modes of assembly and forms of address. BRIGHT . CCW Graduate School, London, UK. ISBN 9780955862830
|Type of Research:||Book|
|Group or Collective Creators:||University of the Arts London|
I contribute to Critical Practice, a cluster of artists, researchers and academics hosted by Chelsea College of Art and Design, a constituent college of the University of the Arts London. We have a longstanding interest in art, public goods, spaces, services and knowledge, and a track record of producing original, participatory events.
Chelsea College of Art and Design has a large contemporary courtyard at its heart: the beautiful Rootstein Hopkins Parade Ground. We collaborated with Polish curator Kuba Szreder to develop a programme of events that explore the diverse, contested and vital conceptions of being in public. In a bespoke, temporary structure designed by award-winning Polish architects Ola Wasilkowska and Michał Piasecki - assembled in public - we produced a landmark event in an amazing location with a host of international contributors.
Parade challenged the lazy, institutionalised model of knowledge transfer - in which amplified 'experts' speak at a passive audience. Our modes of assembly, our forms of address and the knowledge we share are intimately bound.
|Additional Information (Publicly available):||
Parade publication; published by Critical Practice as part of Graduate School publication series.
|Keywords/subjects not otherwise listed:||Critical practice, parade, publicness, research, event, publication|
|Publisher/Broadcaster/Company:||CCW Graduate School|
|Your affiliations with UAL:||Colleges > Chelsea College of Art and Design
Colleges > Chelsea College of Art and Design
|Date:||1 March 2011|
|Funders:||CCW Graduate School, Adam Mickiewicz Foundation|
|Related Websites:||http://www.neilcummings.com/content/parade-booklaunch, http://criticalpracticechelsea.org/wiki/index.php?title=Main_Page, http://www.flickr.com/photos/chanceprojects/sets/72157624018513217/detail/|
|Projects or Series:||Research Outputs Review (April 2010 - April 2011)|
|Date Deposited:||10 Feb 2012 10:01|
|Last Modified:||22 Jul 2014 17:56|
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