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. #
   Sketch Christopher Logan Canada 2005 1:13:35 6042
   Circular Motion Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 5:48 5437
   Influences of My Mother Sara Diamond Canada 1981 26:00 1052
   Nobuo Kubota At The Western Front Nobuo Kubota Canada 1990 14:00 1839
   Upstream Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:23 5380
   So Much I Want To Say Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1982 5:00 1655
   Seven Day Activity Paul Wong Canada 1977 13:00 1023
   General Public Identity Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 1:08 5376
   Vancouver Co-op Radio C.R.T.C. Application Palladin Portapacks Canada 1973 20:00 0182
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083
   Oppenheimer Park 2 Russell Wallace Canada 2013 2:35 5379
   Look Honey...a Guerilla Girl Dana Claxton Canada 1996 2:00 2249
   Sin∞Fin-Performances at the Core of the Looking-Glass VestAndPage Argentina 2011 45:42 5385
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   The Art of Fugue Emilie Crewe Canada 2018 16:16 7048
   Twisted Curtain Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2014 11:20 5457
   Outeretina Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 4:05 4578
   Passer-by Robert Hamilton Canada 1990 14:41 6006
   Changing Parts Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1983 24:00 1406
   Trópico Desvaído Valentina Alvarado Spain 2015 6:10 4629