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. #
   Presenting Letters of the Alphabet: "P" Sarah Shamash Canada 2017 2:02 6071
   Vancouver Co-op Radio C.R.T.C. Application Palladin Portapacks Canada 1973 20:00 0182
   Lady Crayon goes to Mars Clark Nikolai Canada 2017 9:30 6077
   Rio-me porque és da aldeia e vieste de burro ao baile Sandra Araujo Portugal 2013 2:52 5428
   My Heart the Travel Agent Wayne Yung Canada 2009 1:30 5025
   Street Drugs With Nic Puma Richard Ward (et-al) Canada 1981 14:00 1053
   Crosscuts Tijmen Hauer (et-al) Canada 2010 4:00 5014
   Peep Show Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1985 10:00 1405
   Ethereal Pig Lansing Bruce Robertson Canada 2015 3:13 3085
   Vice Versa Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 2:39 5377
   Life and People Barry Doupé Canada 2013 22:00 6098
   B Movie Jocelyn Robert Canada 2014 7:42 5400
   Outeretina Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 4:05 4578
   Signed- K.K. Ken Kuramoto Canada 1978 15:00 887
   North East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11 5383b
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   Influences of My Mother Sara Diamond Canada 1981 26:00 1052
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083
   Virga Soundtrack Myles Black Canada 2018 56:21 7018
   A Boy on a Dock Blowing His Nose Barry Doupé Canada 2003 15:43 6090