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. #
   Pixelord - Biorobots Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 3:48 5430
   Degeneration Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 1:00 5438
   Street Drugs With Nic Puma Richard Ward (et-al) Canada 1981 14:00 1053
   At the Heart of a Sparrow Barry Doupé Canada 2005 29:00 6092
   Digit Compilation Elizabeth Vander Zaag Canada 1979 19:30 5026
   Virga Soundtrack Myles Black Canada 2018 56:21 7018
   Second Sun Leslie Supnet Canada 2013 3:10 5411
   Interstitial Stillness Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 93:00 5382
   The Common Fag Michael V. Smith (et-al) Canada 2018 4:22 7021
   The Snows Russell Wallace Canada 2013 5:21 5378
   PC Museum – Model Version Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:20 5432
   Thalé Barry Doupé Canada 2008 5:00 7000
   Simo Simo Charles Keast Canada 1980 6:00 918
   Video Notebook: What is Violence? Aaron Pollard Canada 1991 23:00 1898
   Trópico Desvaído Valentina Alvarado Spain 2015 6:10 4629
   Elise-Elise #4 (part 1) Charlotte Clermont Canada 2015 1:36 4626
   Ten Dollars or Nothing Sara Diamond (et-al) Canada 1988 12:00 1680a
   Passer-by Robert Hamilton Canada 1990 14:41 6006
   Look Honey...a Guerilla Girl Dana Claxton Canada 1996 2:00 2249
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792