Archival Record



Other Identifiers

OC/6/2/24/1 (local reference number)
EX-2001-3 (Former Number)


2001 (is coverage date of)

Record Resource Extent

1 booklet

Scope and Content

Report containing various documents related to Tsai-Weu Chen's exhibition 'The Sound of Self-Exile' at the Chinese Arts Centre in 2001. 
  • A3 exhibition poster (cover)
  • Press release
  • artist's statement
  • project proposal
  • artist's contract
  • hand-drawn diagrams of exhibition set up with written notes
  • exhibition budget
  • 14 x correspondence & emails with the artist. 
  • artist's CV
  • 4-page sketches of exhibition set up with written notes
  • handdrawn plinth designs with handwritten notes
  • written letter
  •  document: set up instructions
  •  email correspondence: explaining early closing of show
  • photocopy of handwritten comments on exhibition
  • press release
  • artist's cV
  • 3 x exhibition photos
  • 2 x press cuttings
  • 1x photo book with audio CD

Documentary Form Type

Information Form (hierarchy name) ➔ documentation ➔ exhibition record

Language Information

English (is related to) Latin (has script)

Access and Use

Access status

On site

Representation Type

mediated ➔ digital , unmediated


unmediated carrier ➔ sheet (paper artifacts)

Conditions on Access

The original records or accessible surrogate are accessible for non-commercial private research in the Archive & library search room by appointment unless restricted under the Data Protection Act (2018).

Use status

Copyright Restricted

Conditions on Use

See individual records for copyright restrictions.

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (1989-) (is related to)
Chen, Tsai-Wei, (b.1973), artist (is related to)

Related places

Manchester (is related to)

Related Terms

audio (is related to)
still images (is related to)
text (is related to)
English (is related to)
digital (is related to)
unmediated (is related to)
sheets (paper artifacts) (is related to)
Copyright Restricted (has use status)
exhibitions records (has documentary form type)
Latin (has script)
On site (has access status)

Descriptive Notes

Rules or Conventions

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