Archival Record



Other Identifiers

OC/6/6/1/1 (local reference number)


1999 (was creation date of)

Record Resource Extent

1 item

Scope and Content

'Representing the People'; a book describing an exhibtion showing works describing Chinese contemporary art and culture. Mainly expressing the energy of contemporary China including the constraints of everyday life. The works draw upon various cultures and interests and the differences between individual lives, showing a true glimpse of the real China.

Documentary Form Type

Information Form (hierarchy name) ➔ documentation ➔ catalogue (document) ➔ exhibition catalogue

Language Information

English (is related to) Latin (has or had language)

Access and Use

Access status


Representation Type



unmediated carrier ➔ book

Conditions on Access

Only the front cover of this book has been digitized due to copyright restrictions. The original record or accessible surrogate is accessible to researchers by appointment in the CFCCA archive and library searchroom.

Use status

Copyright Restricted

Conditions on Use

The publication is the copyright of the Chinese Arts Centre (now the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art). The images are copyright of the artist.

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (1989-) (is related to)
Champion, Sarah (has contributor)
Smith, Karen, writer, curator (has contributor)
Pi Li (is related to)
Chen, Wenbo, (b. 1969), artist (is related to)
Duan, Jianwei, (b.1961), artist (is related to)
Guo, Wei, artist (is related to)
Huang, Hancheng, (b.1965), artist (is related to)
Liu, Rentao, (b.1970), artist (is related to)
Liu, Xiaodong, (b.1963), artist (is related to)
Ma, Baozhong, (b.1965), artist (is related to)
Song, Yongping, (b.1961), artist (is related to)
Wang, Jinsong, (b.1963), artist (is related to)
Zhuang Hui, (b.1963), artist (is related to)

Related places

China (mainland) (is related to)

Related Terms

Online (is related to)
text (is related to)
still images (is related to)
English (is related to)
unmediated (is related to)
books (is related to)
Copyright Restricted (has use status)
Latin (has or had language)
exhibition catalogues (has documentary form 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.