Francis Summers

Francis Summers UCA Profile

Senior Lecturer, Photography

Dr. Francis Summers is Acting Course Leader in Photography and Fashion Photography.

Francis completed my PhD, Compulsions to Enjoy: Appropriation, Enjoyment and Time-Based Art, in 2014. He works in collaboration with Louisa Minkin, with recent pieces including A is for front line (Parking Lot magazine, 2016- upcoming) and Common Conduct (recently shown as part of the Atomic Pictures video program in Paris, 2015). As committee member of the artist-run organisation Five Years Francis recently facilitated Steve Klee’s Too Prolix: Between a Rock and a Hard Place, 2015, an exhibition documenting a performative re-enactment of the language of class struggle during the 18th century in Chatham Dock Yards.