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. #
   The Common Fag Michael V. Smith (et-al) Canada 2018 4:22 7021
   Vice Versa Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 2:39 5377
   Sketch Christopher Logan Canada 2005 1:13:35 6042
   Lady Crayon goes to Mars Clark Nikolai Canada 2017 9:30 6077
   Circular Motion Laurence Chan United Kingdom 2014 5:48 5437
   Sax Island (WF) Western Front Video (et-al) Canada 1983 12:00 1161
   Empire Valley Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 12:43 6083
   The Splits Allison Hrabluik Canada 2014 15:00 4609
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857
   Dadaloop Francesca Fini Italy 2014 10:00 5413
   Life and People Barry Doupé Canada 2013 22:00 6098
   Vertical Club Gerard Olivier (et-al) South Africa 2014 3:08 5435
   Olympic Village 1 Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 15:51 5383c
   Presenting Letters of the Alphabet: "P" Sarah Shamash Canada 2017 2:02 6071
   Second Sun Leslie Supnet Canada 2013 3:10 5411
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   Thundering Scream Of The Seraphim's Delight Reynold Weidenaar United States 1986 14:30 1516
   Virga Soundtrack Myles Black Canada 2018 56:21 7018
   Scissors Cindy Mochizuki Canada 2016 19:38 7007
   Apophatic Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 4:17 7023