Archival Record



Other Identifiers

OC/A/1/4 (local reference number)


c.1988 (was creation date of)

Record Resource Extent

1 item (4 pages)

Scope and Content

A report proposing the creation of a Chinese Art Centre in Manchester by the Chinese View Art Assocation

Documentary Form Type

Information Form (hierarchy name) ➔ documentation ➔ proposal

Language Information

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


This record was held in a folder 'Chinese Arts 1991' which was part of an accession of early papers (ACC/2017/5). 

Access and Use

Access status


Representation Type



unmediated carrier ➔ sheet (paper artifacts)

Conditions on Access

An accessible surrogate is available online or by appointment in the CFCCA library for private non-commercial research.

Use status

Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

Conditions on Use

'Chinese Art and Community Centre' proposal c.1988, Chinese View Arts Association, Courtesy of CFCCA Archive & Library, (GB3451/OC/A/1/4). The report is copyright of the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License.

Accessible Surrogate Information

application/pdf (1.1 MB, 1 files)

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Chinese View Arts Association, 1987-2000 (has creator)
Cornerhouse, 1985-2015 (has or had subject)
Manchester Art Gallery, (1823-) (has or had subject)
Whitworth Art Gallery, (1889-) (has or had subject)
Holden Gallery (has or had subject)
Manchester Central Library (has or had subject)
Workers' Film Association (1937-2017) (has or had subject)
Abraham Moss School, (1973-) (has or had subject)
Chorlton High School, (1924-) (has or had subject)
Royal Northern College Of Music (RNCM), (1972-) (has or had subject)
City College Manchester, (c.1980s-2008) (has or had subject)

Related places

Manchester (has or had subject)

Related Events

Chinese View '86 Art Festival, 1986 Nov (has or had subject)

Related Terms

reports (has content type)
originals (has record state)
unmediated (has representation type)
English (has or had language)
text (is related to)
sheets (paper artifacts) (is related to)
proposals (is related to)
Online ()
Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC) (has use status)
Latin (has script)
General Administration (results or resulted from)
Originals (has record state)

Descriptive Notes


This record was originally catalogued during the digital archive project with support of the National Lottery Heritage Fund, 2016-2018.

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.