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
   South East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 21:11 5383a
   Outeretina Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 4:05 4578
   Nash The Slash Stokely Seip Canada 1981 17:00 1021
   The Splits Allison Hrabluik Canada 2014 15:00 4609
   Line In The Sand Tomas Borsa (et-al) Canada 2014 80:00 5404
   PC Museum – Model Version Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:20 5432
   Presenting Letters of the Alphabet: "P" Sarah Shamash Canada 2017 2:02 6071
   Chinese Cafes In Rural Saskatchewan Anthony Chan Canada 1984 26:00 1573
   Sin∞Fin-Performances at the Core of the Looking-Glass VestAndPage Argentina 2011 45:42 5385
   Catalyst Kent Tate Canada 2017 3:30 6045
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6034
   Crosscuts Tijmen Hauer (et-al) Canada 2010 4:00 5014
   Les Barricades Mysterieuses Stuart Pound United Kingdom 2009 2:36 4069
   Wind and Snow Leslie Supnet Canada 2010 4:46 5412
   Influences of My Mother Sara Diamond Canada 1981 26:00 1052
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   Olympic Village 1 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 15:51 5383c
   Olympic Village 2 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 16:39 5383d
   Ethereal Pig Lansing Bruce Robertson Canada 2015 3:13 3085