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. #
   The Glow is Gone Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 16:37 6044
   Lady Crayon goes to Mars Clark Nikolai Canada 2017 9:30 6077
   South East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 21:11 5383a
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   Second Sun Leslie Supnet Canada 2013 3:10 5411
   Chinese Cafes In Rural Saskatchewan Anthony Chan Canada 1984 26:00 1573
   Dadaloop Francesca Fini Italy 2014 10:00 5413
   Pixelord - Biorobots Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 3:48 5430
   Vice Versa Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 2:39 5377
   Reality Fragment 160921 七个木 (Qigemu) (et-al) United Kingdom 2017 14:02 7045
   Nobuo Kubota At The Western Front Nobuo Kubota Canada 1990 14:00 1839
   Elise-Elise #4 (part 1) Charlotte Clermont Canada 2015 1:36 4626
   North East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11 5383b
   Thundering Scream Of The Seraphim's Delight Reynold Weidenaar United States 1986 14:30 1516
   Catalyst Kent Tate Canada 2017 3:30 6045
   Interstitial Stillness Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 93:00 5382
   Oppenheimer Park 2 Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:35 5379
   Thalé Barry Doupé Canada 2008 5:00 7000
   VERB FRAU TV: Season 4 (Poland) Margaret Dragu Canada 2019 1:11:27 7084b
   Vancouver Co-op Radio C.R.T.C. Application Palladin Portapacks Canada 1973 20:00 0182