The Locus+ Archive (incorporating material from the Basement Group and Projects UK) hosted at the University of Sunderland currently has two PhD posts affiliated to it and is the largest archive of time-based work in Europe. It forms a comprehensive historical overview of contemporary art practice from the early '70s to the present, covering artists' projects from a variety of British and international contexts. Here is a snapshot of the projects that have been digitized to date.

Densen-Disperse, 2016 Christiane Löhr

German artist Christiane Löhr has created the first contemporary art exhibition for the National Trustís Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens.

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Densen-Disperse

Transfer Laban, 2016 Wolfgang Weileder

Recreating the façade of the Laban Building (Herzog & de Meuron, 1997) as a preformative time-based sculpture whereby the shape and dimensions of a building are only momentarily revealed.

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Transfer Laban

A copy of Richard Hamilton, Whitley Bay, 1965, 2015 Jonathan Monk

A year-long project involving the reproduction of Richard Hamilton's famous Whitley Bay, 1965 postcard, mailed each month from the postbox in Whitley Bay.

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A copy of Richard Hamilton, Whitley Bay, 1965

A Small Glass Christmas Tree Ornament Placed Inside a Padded Envelope & Stamped on by Jonathan Monk, 2014 Jonathan Monk

A Small Glass Christmas Tree Ornament Placed Inside a Padded Envelope & Stamped on by Jonathan Monk was a commissioned work for the Locus+ 2014 Christmas card.

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A Small Glass Christmas Tree Ornament Placed Inside a Padded Envelope & Stamped on by Jonathan Monk

Blackbird Quadralogue, 2014 Ron Geesin

Drawing together the calls of four Blackbirds as they move through one year, Blackbird Quadralogue, is a beautiful musical composition that interrogates notions of territories and belonging, and those of the individual vs the collective.

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Blackbird Quadralogue

A Bathymetric Atlas of The English Lake District, 2014 Christian Barnes

A Bathymetric Atlas of The English Lake District, is a unique hand-made book measuring 120 x 120 cm. Conceived and devised by Christian Barnes and commissioned by Locus+, it reveals the hidden contours of the principal lakes in the English Lake District at a scale of 1:41250

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A Bathymetric Atlas of The English Lake District

Blind Landings, 2013 Jane and Louise Wilson

Blind Landings (H-bomb Test Site, Orford Ness) #3
2013, Photo collage, 360 x 360mm, Variation of 4

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Blind Landings

Celestial Objects, 2013 Sarah Pickering

Celestial Objects, by Sarah Pickering, has been made by photographing a revolver fired in total darkness.

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Celestial Objects

Second Moon, 2013 Katie Paterson

A fragment of the Moon, couriered around the earth for one year.

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Second Moon

Print Portfolio, 2012 Chris Burden

A Limited Edition print portfolio available in 2013

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Print Portfolio