UCalgary COVID-19 Public Health Measures

Following new measures introduced by the Government of Alberta, UCalgary has updated new guidelines for all visitors to campus.
To visit the exhibitions, all visitors to campus age 12 and over are expected to show identification and  :
1) Proof of fully vaccinated status (approved by World Health Organization) or
2) Proof of negative COVID-19 test: Tests must be paid for by the user, and must be Health Canada approved rapid antigen, rapid PCR or lab-based PCR test completed within the previous 72 hours from attending campus. Tests from AHS or Alberta Precision Laboratories will not be accepted.
As of November 15, 2021, the only valid Alberta proof of vaccination will be the Alberta vaccine records with the QR code. Vaccination records from First Nations, military, other provinces and international travellers will continue to be accepted. For details, please visit here. Masks are required everywhere on University of Calgary campus.

To book your visit to Nickle Galleries, go to https://workrooms.ucalgary.ca/reserve/nickle-gallery-visits or email nickle@ucalgary.ca

 

 

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Exhibitions


Money Zoo: Fantastic Beasts in the History of Money

January 17, 2022 - May 27, 2022

Money Zoo: Fantastic Beasts in the History of Money

January 17, 2022 - May 27, 2022

The significance of animals in the ancient and the modern world is evident on our money. This intricate relationship and sacred connection between hum…

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Sandra Sawatzky: The Age of Uncertainty

January 17, 2022 - April 9, 2022

Sandra Sawatzky: The Age of Uncertainty

January 17, 2022 - April 9, 2022

Nickle Galleries is pleased to present The Age of Uncertainty, January 14, 2022, new work by Calgary artist Sandra Sawatzky.  One of a quartet of new…

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No Photos… No Recordings… No Notes…

January 17, 2022 - April 9, 2022

No Photos… No Recordings… No Notes…

January 17, 2022 - April 9, 2022

Brian Flynn: Repainting The Troubles Dealing with fear and conflict is no easy proposition. Yet considering everyone invariably faces anxiety at some…

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Upcoming Events


MHST 533 Practicum Student Presentations

MHST 533 Practicum Student Presentations

December 9, 2021 – 12:00 pm

MHST 533 – Practicum in Museum and Heritage Studies is intended as the capstone course in UCalgary’s undergraduate minor prog…

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

January 12, 2022 – 12:00 am

Nickle at Noon wraps up for the season following the December 9th presentations. We will be back in the New Year with an exci…

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Online Resources


Nickle Picks

This etching in Nickle Galleries collections is taken from Francisco Goya’s Disparates, or Follies, a series of prints executed in 1816-19 and publish …

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Nickle New

Hairy Drawing #2, 2019 Digital Ink and pastel NG.2020.004.000 Photo: Courtesy Jarvis Hall Gallery Acquiring art works by Robin Arseneault has been on …

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Featured Online

Coins of Jesus is a virtual exhibition that highlights Judeo-Christian coinage in the Numismatics Collection of Nickle Galleries, covering a unique ge …

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Fall Hours

Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm

Thursday 9am – 8pm

Saturday 11am  – 4pm

Closed Sunday’s and Holidays