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. #
   Ten Dollars or Nothing Sara Diamond (et-al) Canada 1988 12:00 1680a
   Vice Versa Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 2:39 5377
   Pixelord - Biorobots Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 3:48 5430
   Circular Motion Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 5:48 5437
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   Steveston Ken Kuramoto Canada 1977 20:43 0888b
   This is DVD The Single Dads Canada 2017 1:02 6079
   Blossom 1 Jesi Jordan Canada 2018 3:52 7057
   My Heart the Travel Agent Wayne Yung Canada 2009 1:30 5025
   Ocean Falls Ryan Ermacora (et-al) Canada 2014 13:14 5419
   Crosscuts Tijmen Hauer (et-al) Canada 2010 4:00 5014
   B Movie Jocelyn Robert Canada 2014 7:42 5400
   Tribute to Video Inners or a New Way of Working Collectively Shawn Preus Canada 1978 7:49 7003
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   Digit Compilation Elizabeth Vander Zaag Canada 1979 19:30 5026
   Passer-by Robert Hamilton Canada 1990 14:41 6006
   Dadaloop Francesca Fini Italy 2014 10:00 5413
   Thundering Scream Of The Seraphim's Delight Reynold Weidenaar United States 1986 14:30 1516
   I Am My Own Laboratory Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 43:00 7025