Archival Record



Other Identifiers

OC-D-1708-19-49 (local reference number)


2003-12-24 14:03:50 (was creation date of)
2004-01-27 19:59:40 (was last modification date)

Record Resource Extent

31.46 MB

Scope and Content

Installation view of The Living Word 2 by Xu Bing at the Chinese Arts Centre, 2003. Photography by Tim McConville.


This record was original held on ‘D:\chinese art centre (31.5mb tiff) finals’ on a DVD found in the CFCCA Library in 2017 (ACC/2017/8).

Access and Use

Representation Type

mediated ➔ digital

Conditions on Access

A watermarked surrogate is available online for viewing purposes. An accessible surrogate of the record is available for private non-commercial research on request or by appointment in the CFCCA Library.

Conditions on Use

Installation: The Living Word 2 (2003), Xu Bing, Xu Bing, 2003 Nov 28 - 2004 Jan 04, Chinese Arts Centre Manchester. Photography by Tim McConville. Courtesy of the CFCCA Archive & Library (GB3451/OC/D/1708/49). Copyright of Tim McConville and Xu Bing. Permission has been granted to the Centre to make the records available for private non-commercial research use only.

Accessible Surrogate Information

jpeg (177 KB, 1 files)

Related Materials

The image appears in the contact sheet in GB3451/OC/D/1708/19/1.

Related Information

Keywords & Terms

Copyright Restricted ; still images ; digital ; optical disks ; tiff ; Tagged Image File Format (TIFF) ; digital photograph ; Originals ; installations (visual works) ; calligraphy ; exhibitions ; Thomas Street Programme (2003-) ; Online

Descriptive Note

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