S4.004 : China Live - Reflections on Contemporary Performance Art / Brine, Daniel (eds.) / (Manchester : Chinese Arts Centre : 2005)

Bibliographic Record

Title and Statement of Responsiblity

China Live - Reflections on Contemporary Performance Art  / Edited: brine, Daniel / Translated: Carol Lu, Francesca Jordan / Design: Hoop Associates

Summarization of Content

Exhibition catalogue published on the occasion of the touring show: China Live, organised by the Chinese Arts Centre and the Live Art Development Agency. 

China Live was a major UK tour of performances and film screenings of work by nine Chinese artists, offering audiences a rare opportunity to experience some of the challenging performance work being created by the current generation of contemporary artists.

The event was curated by Shu Yang and coordinated by the Live Art UK network and the Chinese Arts Centre. The tour started at the Greenroom. Manchester on the 13 October 2005 and also visited the Bluecoat, Liverpool and the V&A Museum, London. 

Publication/Production/Distribution Information

Manchester, UK : Chinese Arts Centre , 2005

Identifier for Manifestation

095454403 X


152 pages ; 94 photographs (19.6cm x 19.6cm x 1cm )

Content Form and Media Type

text , still image : unmediated

Classification Scheme

CFCCA Library CollectionEvents literatureGroup Shows

Access and Use

Access status

On site

Conditions on Access

The physical publication is available for research purposes in the CFCCA search room by appointment. Items in our library collection are not available for external loans.

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (1989-) (has publisher)
Live Art Development Agency (LADA), (1999-) (has publisher)
DaDao Live Art Festival, Beijing, (2003-c.2009) (has contributor)
Brine, Daniel, arts director (has creator)
Shu, Yang, (b.1969), curator, artist (has creator)
Chinnery, Colin (has contributor)
He Chengyao, (b.1964), artist (has contributor)
He Yunchang, (b. 1967), artist (has contributor)
Newman, Hayley, artist (has contributor)
Yang, Zhichao, artist (has contributor)
Mad For Real (has contributor)
Howard, Matthew, artist (has contributor)
Williamson, Aaron, artist (has contributor)
Hill, Leslie, artist (has contributor)
Wang, Chuyu, (b.1974), artist (has or had subject)
Zhu, Ming (b.1972), artist (has or had subject)
Li Mengyuan, artist (has or had subject)
Wang Wei, (b.1972), artist (has or had subject)
He Yunchang, (b. 1967), artist (has or had subject)
Arnolfini, Bristol, (1961-) (is related to)
Artsadmin (is related to)
The Bluecoat, (1959-) (is related to)
Chapter Arts Centre, (1971-) (is related to)
Colchester Arts Centre (is related to)
Warwick Arts Centre, WAC, (1974-) (is related to)
Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, (2002-) (is related to)
Victoria and Albert Museum, (1852-) (is related to)
Timezone8 Limited (is related to)
Yishu Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art, (2002-) (is related to)
Arts Council, England, (2002-) (is related to)

Related places

United Kingdom (is related to)
Manchester (is related to)

Related Terms

exhibition catalogues (has form of work)
text (has content type)
still images (has content type)
English (has or had language)
Chinese (has or had language)
Han (Simplified variant) (has script)
Latin (has script)
polychrome (has colour content)
Illustrations (has illustrative content)
Photographs (has illustrative content)
unmediated (has representation type)
books (has form of carrier)
Single Units (has mode of issuance)
On site (has access status)
Silent (has sound content)

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