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. #
   General Public Identity Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 1:08 5376
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   Journey Ruby Truly Canada 1984 7:30 1484
   Les Barricades Mysterieuses Stuart Pound United Kingdom 2009 2:36 4069
   Pixelord - Biorobots Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 3:48 5430
   Rio-me porque és da aldeia e vieste de burro ao baile Sandra Araujo Portugal 2013 2:52 5428
   Sketch Christopher Logan Canada 2005 1:13:35 6042
   Ethereal Pig Lansing Bruce Robertson Canada 2015 3:13 3085
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083
   Untitled (Travels) Maria Antelman United States 2009 5:36 4637
   Influences of My Mother Sara Diamond Canada 1981 26:00 1052
   South East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 21:11 5383a
   Olympic Village 1 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 15:51 5383c
   ComposingYou_Chinatown Judy Jheung Canada 2017 7:44 6065
   PC Museum – Model Version Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:20 5432
   North East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11 5383b
   Dadaloop Francesca Fini Italy 2014 10:00 5413
   Simo Simo Charles Keast Canada 1980 6:00 918
   Desire Control Elizabeth Chitty Canada 1980 12:00 1297
   I am Into Your Fire Orland Gray Nutt Canada 2010 3:50 5037