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. #
   Vancouver Co-op Radio C.R.T.C. Application Palladin Portapacks Canada 1973 20:00 0182
   Sketch Christopher Logan Canada 2005 1:13:35 6042
   Simo Simo Charles Keast Canada 1980 6:00 918
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   Olympic Village 2 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 16:39 5383d
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   Subway Loop (installation) Paul Wong Canada 1974 11:00 1079
   Vertical Club Gerard Olivier (et-al) South Africa 2014 3:08 5435
   4 Paul Wong Canada 1977 45:00 1058
   Dadaloop Francesca Fini Italy 2014 10:00 5413
   North East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11 5383b
   Olympic Village 1 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 15:51 5383c
   Street Drugs With Nic Puma Richard Ward (et-al) Canada 1981 14:00 1053
   Gutter Paul Wong (et-al) Canada 1975 8:00 0773a
   Ethereal Pig Lansing Bruce Robertson Canada 2015 3:13 3085
   I am Into Your Fire Orland Gray Nutt Canada 2010 3:50 5037
   sin∞fin - Performances at the End of the World VestAndPage Chile 2009 38:52 5387
   Nash The Slash Stokely Seip Canada 1981 17:00 1021
   PC Museum – Model Version Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:20 5432
   Pixelord - Biorobots Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 3:48 5430