Archival Record



Other Identifiers

OC/6/3/25/1 (Former Number)
2017/4 (96) (Accession Numbers)
OC/D/1704/96 (local reference number)


2009 (is related to)

Record Resource Extent

1 DVD (1.58GB)

Scope and Content

32.15 minutes video recording of Birdhead's presentation 'From Birdhead: An investigation Report on the West - the UK episode'  filmed in Shanghai on 20 Mar 2008. English subtitles by: BTR Subtitle Group. The video was shown during their exhibition at the Centre. 

Documentary Form Type

visual works ➔ motion pictures (visual works)
visual works ➔ time-based work ➔ video art

Language Information

Chinese (has or had language) English (has or had language) Latin (has script)

Access and Use

Access status

On site

Representation Type

mediated ➔ digital ➔ digital video


machine-readable carrier ➔ optical disk ➔ DVD

Conditions on Access

This record can only be viewed in the CFCCA library by appointment for private non-commercial use.

Use status

Copyright Restricted

Conditions on Use

Copyright of the artists. The CFCCA Archive & Library can not provide a copy of this work without permission of the artists.

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Birdhead (2004-) (is related to)

Related Terms

two-dimensional moving images (has content type)
text (has content type)
Chinese (has or had language)
English (has or had language)
digital video (has representation type)
Copyright Restricted (has use status)
On site (has access status)
motion pictures (visual works) (has documentary form type)
video art (has documentary form type)
Latin (has script)
Originals (has record state)
DVDs (has carrier type )

Descriptive Notes

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 documented following the Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR) standard and the International Standard for Bibliographic Description (ISBD).

Subject terms for the collections have been taken from the Resource Description Access (RDA) values which are made available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License; the National Archives’ PRONOM online registry of technical information; IANA media types. MIME types; Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT)® and Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN)® which are made available under the ODC Attribution License.