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Exhibitions


PHANTOM PAINS: 2021 BFA Honours Graduating Exhibition

April 15, 2021 - May 1, 2021

PHANTOM PAINS: 2021 BFA Honours Graduating Exhibition

April 15, 2021 - May 1, 2021

Please note the Nickle is NOT currently open. 15 April – 1 May 2021 Featuring the work of Sarah Almquist, Gillian Coulton, Sarah Hubbell and Randi Woo…

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Upcoming Events


Nickle at Noon on Youtube

Nickle at Noon on Youtube

May 27, 2021 – 12:00 am

Miss a talk? Check out all the recorded talks on our YouTube Channel

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Online Resources


Nickle Picks

Unlike artifacts of metal, clay, glass or bone, few textiles older than a couple hundred years survive.  Susceptible to wear and tear, light, damp or …

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Nickle New

shroud envisioning (ananas comosus in strata), Marigold Santos, 2020, acrylic, pigment, gesso on canvas, 60 x 40.” Image:  Courtesy Jarvis Hall Galler …

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Featured Online Nickle New

Bronze coin (prutah), Roman Judea, minted by Pontius Pilate, year 29, Size: 16.37mm   Did you know Nickle Galleries’ Numismatic Collection compri …

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Visit Us

The Nickle Galleries are located in the first two levels of the Taylor Family Digital Library on the University of Calgary campus. The Nickle is a short walk west of the University LRT Station, and Calgary Transit Buses 9, 72, 137, and 143 stop in the main campus bus loop near The Nickle. Paid parking is available on the UofC campus, the closest covered parking is located in the Arts Parkade (further information available at Parking Services).

For information, call 403-210-6201

Fall/Winter Hours (September through April):

Monday through Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Thursdays until 8:00 pm

Saturdays 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Closed Sundays and Holidays and during exhibition installation.  Please check exhibition dates.

 

Spring/Summer (May through August):

Monday through Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Closed Weekends and Holidays and during exhibition installation.  Please check exhibition dates.

Admission is free and all are welcome