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. #
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   The Snows Russell Wallace Canada 2013 5:21 5378
   Presenting Letters of the Alphabet: "P" Sarah Shamash Canada 2017 2:02 6071
   Sax Island (WF) Western Front Video (et-al) Canada 1983 12:00 1161
   Vertical Club Gerard Olivier (et-al) South Africa 2014 3:08 5435
   One Hundred Years Of Aggression Kim Tomczak Canada 1978 19:00 0989a
   Nobuo Kubota At The Western Front Nobuo Kubota Canada 1990 14:00 1839
   Olympic Village 1 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 15:51 5383c
   South East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 21:11 5383a
   Falling Down: A Ballet for My Bedroom Elizabeth Milton Canada 2013 5:07 4611
   The Negotiating Table Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 20:00 1792
   Waterside (The Crossing) Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:38 5381
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   Whaty Barry Doupé Canada 2011 00:30 6096
   sin∞fin - Performances at the Holy Centre VestAndPage India 2010 37:14 5386
   Chinese Cafes In Rural Saskatchewan Anthony Chan Canada 1984 26:00 1573
   Look Honey...a Guerilla Girl Dana Claxton Canada 1996 2:00 2249
   Journey Ruby Truly Canada 1984 7:30 1484
   Digit Compilation Elizabeth Vander Zaag Canada 1979 19:30 5026
   Miami Vice – Air Deluxe Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:30 5429