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. #
   Degeneration Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 1:00 5438
   Influences of My Mother Sara Diamond Canada 1981 26:00 1052
   Seven Day Activity Paul Wong Canada 1977 13:00 1023
   The Glow is Gone Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 16:37 6044
   Ways + Means Leslie Supnet Canada 2014 12:44 5439
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   Catalyst Kent Tate Canada 2017 3:30 6045
   Journey Ruby Truly Canada 1984 7:30 1484
   General Public Identity Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 1:08 5376
   Peep Show Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1985 10:00 1405
   Trópico Desvaído Valentina Alvarado Spain 2015 6:10 4629
   The Snows Russell Wallace Canada 2013 5:21 5378
   Second Sun Leslie Supnet Canada 2013 3:10 5411
   One Hundred Years Of Aggression Kim Tomczak Canada 1978 19:00 0989a
   Circular Motion Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 5:48 5437
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   Les Barricades Mysterieuses Stuart Pound United Kingdom 2009 2:36 4069
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   Olympic Village 2 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 16:39 5383d
   Untitled (Travels) Maria Antelman United States 2009 5:36 4637