Vital Festivals

Descriptive Information


Record Set



Other Identifiers

OC/6/5 (local reference number)

Has provenance

esea contemporary (1987-)


2006-2007 (is coverage date of)

Scope and Content

Records relating to the the Vital live art festivals organised by the Centre, 2006-2007. 


This set brings together records relating to the Vital festivals at the Chinese Arts Centre in 2006-2007. Many of the records are held within their original accessions. 

The Vital festivals were a collaboration between the Centre and the Live Art Development Agency (LADA) and aimed to raise awareness of new performance art being developed by artists of east Asian heritage. The festivals brought together both international and UK-based artists. 

Access and Use

Conditions of Access

Unless prohibited under UK data protection legislation, the records within this set are available for non-commercial private research on-site in the esea ResearchLab via dedicated terminals or by appointment.

Digital surrogates of the records can be accessed through the online catalogue if we have permission of holders of the intellectual property of the record's contents.

Conditions of Use

The records in this record set are accessible for private non-commercial research use unless restricted under UK Data Protection legislation.

Open records which are solely the copyright of esea contemporary are available under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC 3.0) License. Records which are the intellectual property of other creators are not available online unless we have permission of all of the copyright holders. Please see individual record descriptions for more information.

Related Content

Related Units of Description

Records relating to the marketing campaign for the Vital festival can be found in GB3451/OC/2/2/2/7.

Related People and Organisations

esea contemporary (1987-)

Keywords & Terms

SubSeries ; On site


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