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.

Nail It, 2010 Oliver Beck

A commission for the 2010 Locus+ Christmas card.

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Nail It

Tornado, 2010 Fiona Banner

Tornado by Fiona Banner was a co-commission by Locus+ and Great North Run Culture forming part of the Cultural Olympiad's Open Weekend.

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Tornado

The Magpie Index, 2010 Richard Grayson

The Magpie Index is a single-screen high-definition video art-work by artist Richard Grayson, focusing on legendary singer-songwriter Roy Harper.

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The Magpie Index

Coil To Met, 2009 Alastair MacLennan

A two-day durational performance in an old disused warehouse as part of Wunderba Live Art Festival.

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Coil To Met

Hotel Monument, 2008 Tatzu Nishi

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Hotel Monument

For You Only You, 2008 Sonia Boyce

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For You Only You

Asymmetric Snowflake, 2007 Toby Paterson

Asymmetric Snowflake was a commissioned work for the Locus+ 2007 Christmas card.

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Asymmetric Snowflake

Memorial to Thomas Bewick, 2007 Mark Dion

A semi-permanent sculptural memorial to Thomas Bewick sited in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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Memorial to Thomas Bewick

Deadstar, 2007 Janice Kerbel

Deadstar is the plan for a "new" ghost town. Taking the form of a town plan, it uses the conventions of urban planning and the history of abandoned settlements, the orientation of extinct celestial formations and the habits of the supernatural to envisage a timeless settlement for ghosts.

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Deadstar

All about the Benjamins, 2006 Ant Macari

A commission for the Locus+ Christmas card 2006

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All about the Benjamins