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. #
   sin∞fin - Performances at the Holy Centre VestAndPage India 2010 37:14 5386
   Falling Down: A Ballet for My Bedroom Elizabeth Milton Canada 2013 5:07 4611
   Twisted Curtain Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2014 11:20 5457
   Crossing Over​ Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 2:32 7022
   Steveston Ken Kuramoto Canada 1977 20:43 0888b
   Catalyst Kent Tate Canada 2017 3:30 6045
   At the Heart of a Sparrow Barry Doupé Canada 2005 29:00 6092
   Ways + Means Leslie Supnet Canada 2014 12:44 5439
   Scissors Cindy Mochizuki Canada 2016 19:38 7007
   sin∞fin - Performances at the End of the World VestAndPage Chile 2009 38:52 5387
   Journey Ruby Truly Canada 1984 7:30 1484
   I Am My Own Laboratory Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 43:00 7025
   Gutter Paul Wong (et-al) Canada 1975 8:00 0773a
   Street Drugs With Nic Puma Richard Ward (et-al) Canada 1981 14:00 1053
   Crosscuts Tijmen Hauer (et-al) Canada 2010 4:00 5014
   Aarhus Robert Hamilton Canada 2019 4:10 7123
   Thundering Scream Of The Seraphim's Delight Reynold Weidenaar United States 1986 14:30 1516
   Lady Crayon goes to Mars Clark Nikolai Canada 2017 9:30 6077
   Make War Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 2:07 4579
   Changing Parts Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1983 24:00 1406