In addition to our General Collection, the Crista Dahl Media Library holds a number of Special Collections. These include projects of the SVES, BC media organizations and production collectives, and individual artists.
If a collection is of special interest to you, or if you want to enquire about a specific item or video, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Where copyright and privacy agreements allow, material from these collections are available for online video preview and distribution. Scans of textual material and photographs may be permitted. Contact us for costs.
Initiatives of the Satellite Video Exchange Society.
The personal archives of BC artists. These archives are diverse and may be comprised of video, photographs, audio recordings, film, installation documentation, textual material, publications, and ephemera.
Media Organization and Collectives
The CDMLA holds a number of Vancouver produced video collections and related textual materials, media and ephemera. These include the original works of important artist collectives, cable television programs, and political movements.