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. #
   Journey Ruby Truly Canada 1984 7:30 1484
   Crossing Over​ Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 2:32 7022
   So Much I Want To Say Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 5:00 1655
   Degeneration Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 1:00 5438
   Sax Island (WF) Western Front Video (et-al) Canada 1983 12:00 1161
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   Wind and Snow Leslie Supnet Canada 2010 4:46 5412
   Thundering Scream Of The Seraphim's Delight Reynold Weidenaar United States 1986 14:30 1516
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   Elise-Elise #4 (part 1) Charlotte Clermont Canada 2015 1:36 4626
   North East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11 5383b
   Gutter Paul Wong (et-al) Canada 1975 8:00 0773a
   Dadaloop Francesca Fini Italy 2014 10:00 5413
   Vertical Club Gerard Olivier (et-al) South Africa 2014 3:08 5435
   Tribute to Video Inners or a New Way of Working Collectively Shawn Preus Canada 1978 7:49 7003
   At the Heart of a Sparrow Barry Doupé Canada 2005 29:00 6092
   Sin∞Fin-Performances at the Core of the Looking-Glass VestAndPage Argentina 2011 45:42 5385
   The Common Fag Michael V. Smith (et-al) Canada 2018 4:22 7021
   Les Barricades Mysterieuses Stuart Pound United Kingdom 2009 2:36 4069
   Oppenheimer Park 2 Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:35 5379