We will be back … but not just yet!

Nickle Galleries and Museo are part of Libraries and Cultural Resources, and together we work as part of the University of Calgary COVID-19 strategy. Even as we are expanding our online programming, we are also preparing for our role within the overall campus re-entry plan.

Nickle at Noon returns starting September 10, 2020 online!

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Upcoming Events


Mark Clintberg:  Artists’ Talk

Mark Clintberg: Artists’ Talk

September 24, 2020 – 12:00 pm

Mark Clintberg will discuss his studio practice, which involves materials and processes as diverse as quilting, public art, w…

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Nickle at Noon – Mudbrick and Rocks at Çadır Höyük, Turkey

Nickle at Noon – Mudbrick and Rocks at Çadır Höyük, Turkey

October 1, 2020 – 12:00 pm

In her talk Mudbrick and Rocks at Çadır Höyük, Turkey: A Case Study in Rural Byzantine Archaeology, Marica Cassis discusses h…

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Gwen MacGregor:  Earthlings

Gwen MacGregor: Earthlings

October 8, 2020 – 12:00 pm

MacGregor will discuss a selection of her artworks that span more than 3 decades. She will focus on artworks that engage with…

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Nickle Outreach

July 9, 2020 - October 1, 2020

Nickle Outreach

July 9, 2020 - October 1, 2020

The galleries may be temporarily closed but the Nickle is busy out in the community. Watch out for: 360, a monumental art work by Dan Hudson on view a…

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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