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. #
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   Sunken Cave and a Migrating Bird Qiuli Wu China 2019 10:31 7101
   4 Paul Wong Canada 1977 45:00 1058
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   Pixelord - Biorobots Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 3:48 5430
   Thalé Barry Doupé Canada 2008 5:00 7000
   B Movie Jocelyn Robert Canada 2014 7:42 5400
   Aarhus Robert Hamilton Canada 2019 4:10 7123
   Lady Crayon goes to Mars Clark Nikolai Canada 2017 9:30 6077
   Soap Opera With Chocolates Elizabeth Milton Canada 2014 10:29 4610
   Vertical Club Gerard Olivier (et-al) South Africa 2014 3:08 5435
   Sketch Christopher Logan Canada 2005 1:13:35 6042
   Miami Vice – Air Deluxe Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:30 5429
   I'm Crazy Blair Bogin United States 2015 1:00 4594
   Les Barricades Mysterieuses Stuart Pound United Kingdom 2009 2:36 4069
   Outeretina Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 4:05 4578
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   Catalyst Kent Tate Canada 2017 3:30 6045
   Wind and Snow Leslie Supnet Canada 2010 4:46 5412
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083