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. #
   General Public Identity Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 1:08 5376
   sin∞fin - Performances at the End of the World VestAndPage Chile 2009 38:52 5387
   Changing Parts Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1983 24:00 1406
   The Common Fag Michael V. Smith (et-al) Canada 2018 4:22 7021
   Steveston Ken Kuramoto Canada 1977 20:43 0888b
   Peep Show Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1985 10:00 1405
   Whaty Barry Doupé Canada 2011 00:30 6096
   Interstitial Stillness Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 93:00 5382
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083
   Ten Dollars or Nothing Sara Diamond (et-al) Canada 1988 12:00 1680a
   Vancouver Co-op Radio C.R.T.C. Application Palladin Portapacks Canada 1973 20:00 0182
   Passer-by Robert Hamilton Canada 1990 14:41 6006
   Ocean Falls Ryan Ermacora (et-al) Canada 2014 13:14 5419
   Make War Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 2:07 4579
   Desire Control Elizabeth Chitty Canada 1980 12:00 1297
   Line In The Sand Tomas Borsa (et-al) Canada 2014 80:00 5404
   So Much I Want To Say Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 5:00 1655
   Miami Vice – Air Deluxe Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:30 5429
   Nobuo Kubota At The Western Front Nobuo Kubota Canada 1990 14:00 1839