Local Identifier(s)

OC/A/1 (local reference number)


1986-1992 (is coverage date of)

Access status



Scope and Content

Papers regarding the early work of the Chinese View Arts Association and the formation of the Chinese Art Centre. Appears to mostly contain papers from the meetings of the Board of the Association.

Record Resource Extent

1 folder (31 items)


This folder was originally held with other materials relating to the early history of the Centre which were found in the Library in 2017 (ACC/2017/5). 

It is believed that this folder may have been created by a member of the board of the CVAA. 

Management and Use

Conditions of Access

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Conditions of Use

The records in this record set are accessible for private non-commercial research use. Records which are copyright of the CFCCA are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License, unless restricted by other legislation. Records created by other creators are not available online unless we have the permission of the copyright holder. Please see individual record descriptions for more information.

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Chinese View Arts Association, 1987-2000 (has creator)
Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (1989-) (has creator)

Related Terms

File (has creator)
text (has or had some members with content of type)
English (has creator)
Chinese (has or had some members with language)
Latin (has or had some members with script)
Han (Traditional variant) (has or had some members with script)
objects (has or had some members with content of type)
still images (has or had some members with content of type)
Restricted (has access status)



This record set was processed as part of a project to bring meaningful access to the Centre’s historical collections, 2016-2018, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Rules or conventions

Our archival collections have been catalogued following the International Standard of Archival Description (ISAD(G)) and principles of Records in Context (RiC). The library collection has been catalogue following the RDA (Resource Description Access) standard licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

The collections have also been indexed using RDA values licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. The catalogue also contains information from Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT)® and Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN)® which are made available under the ODC Attribution License.