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.
2000 Wendy Kirkup, Echo
Using advanced Siemens Panoramic Ultrasound equipment a journey through the artist's body was broadcast simultaneously via satellite at two locations.Read more
2000 Simon Patterson, Landskip
Simon Patterson, Landskip. 2000
Commissioned as part of the pre-opening season at Compton Verney.
2000 Lloyd Gibson, n
Gruinard Island was used by the Ministry of Defence in World War II to experiment in biological warfare. Project n, a figurative sculpture constructed from Shape Memory Alloys (SMAs) designed to distort and change at predetermined temperatures was installed on Gruinard.Read more
2000 Anya Gallaccio, Repens
Repens was a temporary land-work using a decorative motif designed by Robert Adam for the ceiling of the Great Hall at Compton VerneyRead more