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. #
   Sax Island (WF) Western Front Video (et-al) Canada 1983 12:00 1161
   Untitled (Travels) Maria Antelman United States 2009 5:36 4637
   Street Drugs With Nic Puma Richard Ward (et-al) Canada 1981 14:00 1053
   North East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11 5383b
   18 Carat Affair – Lonely Eyes Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2014 3:29 5433
   Trópico Desvaído Valentina Alvarado Spain 2015 6:10 4629
   Degeneration Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 1:00 5438
   PC Museum – Model Version Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:20 5432
   4 Paul Wong Canada 1977 45:00 1058
   Crosscuts Tijmen Hauer (et-al) Canada 2010 4:00 5014
   Subway Loop (installation) Paul Wong Canada 1974 11:00 1079
   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
   Nobuo Kubota At The Western Front Nobuo Kubota Canada 1990 14:00 1839
   I'm Crazy Blair Bogin United States 2015 1:00 4594
   Einst Jessica Johnson Canada 2015 11:48 6043
   sin∞fin - Performances at the End of the World VestAndPage Chile 2009 38:52 5387
   Phonics Abrogate Erik Zepka Canada 2014 5:22 5427
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   My Friend Martin: The Short Story About CineCycle Pedro Ferreira Canada 2013 21:00 4606