This year’s Special Collections showcases feature works by artist’s between 1979 and 1993.

Choose a collection to view:

Historic British Columbia Video Art + Documentary Collection
Indigenous Video Art + Documentary Collection
Japanese Video Art Collection
Early Feminist Video
Historical Collection

Early Video Digitization Project Excerpts of selected early BC based documentary and video art from 1973-1985 are now viewable thanks to funding support of the I.K Barber Learning Centre at the University of British Columbia Library.

To view the full work please contact us to request preview DVDs or visit our 4,000+ title collection 11-6 Tuesday through Saturday.

TitleArtistDurationYearCountryAcc. #
   Nash The Slash Stokely Seip Canada 1981 17:00 1021
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   Sax Island (WF) Western Front Video (et-al) Canada 1983 12:00 1161
   The Glow is Gone Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 16:37 6044
   General Public Identity Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 1:08 5376
   Seven Day Activity Paul Wong Canada 1977 13:00 1023
   Waterside (The Crossing) Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:38 5381
   Dadaloop Francesca Fini Italy 2014 10:00 5413
   Subway Loop (installation) Paul Wong Canada 1974 11:00 1079
   Soap Opera With Chocolates Elizabeth Milton Canada 2014 10:29 4610
   Ocean Falls Ryan Ermacora (et-al) Canada 2014 13:14 5419
   Einst Jessica Johnson Canada 2015 11:48 6043
   Falling Down: A Ballet for My Bedroom Elizabeth Milton Canada 2013 5:07 4611
   Lady Crayon goes to Mars Clark Nikolai Canada 2017 9:30 6077
   18 Carat Affair – Lonely Eyes Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2014 3:29 5433
   Ethereal Pig Lansing Bruce Robertson Canada 2015 3:13 3085
   Untitled (Travels) Maria Antelman United States 2009 5:36 4637
   Sketch Christopher Logan Canada 2005 1:13:35 6042
   Circular Motion Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 5:48 5437
   Rio-me porque és da aldeia e vieste de burro ao baile Sandra Araujo Portugal 2013 2:52 5428