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. #
   Desire Control Elizabeth Chitty Canada 1980 12:00 1297
   In-Between Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11/21:11/15:51/16:39 5383
   One Hundred Years Of Aggression Kim Tomczak Canada 1978 19:00 0989a
   Einst Jessica Johnson Canada 2015 11:48 6043
   Street Drugs With Nic Puma Richard Ward (et-al) Canada 1981 14:00 1053
   sin∞fin - Performances at the End of the World VestAndPage Chile 2009 38:52 5387
   18 Carat Affair – Lonely Eyes Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2014 3:29 5433
   Presenting Letters of the Alphabet: "P" Sarah Shamash Canada 2017 2:02 6071
   Journey Ruby Truly Canada 1984 7:30 1484
   Subway Loop (installation) Paul Wong Canada 1974 11:00 1079
   Soap Opera With Chocolates Elizabeth Milton Canada 2014 10:29 4610
   Miami Vice – Air Deluxe Leonid Kalyadin Russia 2013 2:30 5429
   Interstitial Stillness Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 93:00 5382
   Wind and Snow Leslie Supnet Canada 2010 4:46 5412
   Vice Versa Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 2:39 5377
   Untitled (Travels) Maria Antelman United States 2009 5:36 4637
   Reality Fragment 160921 七个木 (Qigemu) (et-al) United Kingdom 2017 14:02 7045
   Simo Simo Charles Keast Canada 1980 6:00 918
   ComposingYou_Chinatown Judy Jheung Canada 2017 7:44 6065
   The Glow is Gone Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 16:37 6044