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. #
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083
   Miami Vice – Air Deluxe Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:30 5429
   Olympic Village 2 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 16:39 5383d
   Nash The Slash Stokely Seip Canada 1981 17:00 1021
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   Crossing Over​ Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 2:32 7022
   Falling Down: A Ballet for My Bedroom Elizabeth Milton Canada 2013 5:07 4611
   My Heart the Travel Agent Wayne Yung Canada 2009 1:30 5025
   Steveston Ken Kuramoto Canada 1977 20:43 0888b
   Seven Day Activity Paul Wong Canada 1977 13:00 1023
   In-Between Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11/21:11/15:51/16:39 5383
   Sin∞Fin-Performances at the Core of the Looking-Glass VestAndPage Argentina 2011 45:42 5385
   Vancouver Co-op Radio C.R.T.C. Application Palladin Portapacks Canada 1973 20:00 0182
   Catalyst Kent Tate Canada 2017 3:30 6045
   Peep Show Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1985 10:00 1405
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   Wind and Snow Leslie Supnet Canada 2010 4:46 5412
   ComposingYou_Chinatown Judy Jheung Canada 2017 7:44 6065
   Influences of My Mother Sara Diamond Canada 1981 26:00 1052
   Gutter Paul Wong (et-al) Canada 1975 8:00 0773a