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. #
   Phonics Abrogate Erik Zepka Canada 2014 5:22 5427
   Subway Loop (installation) Paul Wong Canada 1974 11:00 1079
   Olympic Village 2 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 16:39 5383d
   Peep Show Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1985 10:00 1405
   Ethereal Pig Lansing Bruce Robertson Canada 2015 3:13 3085
   Life and People Barry Doupé Canada 2013 22:00 6098
   The Glow is Gone Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 16:37 6044
   Rio-me porque és da aldeia e vieste de burro ao baile Sandra Araujo Portugal 2013 2:52 5428
   The Art of Fugue Emilie Crewe Canada 2018 16:16 7048
   B Movie Jocelyn Robert Canada 2014 7:42 5400
   I'm Crazy Blair Bogin United States 2015 1:00 4594
   Crossing Over​ Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 2:32 7022
   Journey Ruby Truly Canada 1984 7:30 1484
   Einst Jessica Johnson Canada 2015 11:48 6043
   Wind and Snow Leslie Supnet Canada 2010 4:46 5412
   Presenting Letters of the Alphabet: "P" Sarah Shamash Canada 2017 2:02 6071
   Twisted Curtain Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2014 11:20 5457
   Influences of My Mother Sara Diamond Canada 1981 26:00 1052
   PC Museum – Model Version Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:20 5432
   Nobuo Kubota At The Western Front Nobuo Kubota Canada 1990 14:00 1839