Estab­lished in 1980, Vtape is a not-for-prof­it infor­ma­tion resource cen­tre and dis­tri­b­u­tion sys­tem for video art. Born from a love of video art,as a spe­cial­ized dis­trib­u­tor, Vtape has become a leader in media art exhi­bi­tion, restora­tion, and migra­tion. Vtape makes its excep­tional col­lec­tion of con­tem­po­rary video art­works acces­si­ble to a client base of edu­ca­tors, cura­tors, schol­ars and diverse pub­lic audi­ences world­wide. In addi­tion to the pro­vi­sion of excel­lent, artist-cen­tered dis­tri­b­u­tion ser­vices, Vtape is com­mit­ted to estab­lish­ing and dis­sem­i­nat­ing video art preser­va­tion and exhi­bi­tion standards.