Series 323 - School of Art records

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School of Art records


  • 1976 - 2006 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

6.8 m (32 type 1 boxes, 2 type 2 boxes, 1 type 5 box)

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(1976 – 1988)

Biographical history

The School of Art had its beginnings in the art classes of the Canberra Technical College. In 1976 the College’s Art School gained independence and was reconstituted as the Canberra School of Art. Its first Director was Udo Sellbach 1977-1985. In 1988 the Canberra Schools of Art and Music amalgamated to form an autonomous statutory authority, the Canberra Institute of the Arts which later amalgamated with the Australian National University.

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Scope and content

This series contains Board minutes, Academic Committee minutes, School of Art handbooks, exhibition catalogues, newsletters, publications, and promotional material and files on alumni.

Most records in this series are paper but some in boxes 15 to 19 are video cassettes and audio cassettes.


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The system of arrangement was imposed by the School of Art at the time of transfer. Item numbers were imposed by ANU Archives staff.

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30 year rule applies

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Sarah Lethbridge on 21 January 2009




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