Francis Summers

Francis Summers UCA Profile

Acting Course Leader, Photography and Fashion 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.