COVID-19 Updates:

Until further notice, access to Nickle Galleries is by Booking Only.

Nickle Galleries and the Taylor Family Digital Library will close at 5:00 pm on Thursday and Friday and will be closed all weekend.

 

 

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Exhibitions


Mary Shannon Will – People, Places and Things – extended to October 2021

January 1, 2021 - October 10, 2021

Mary Shannon Will – People, Places and Things – extended to October 2021

January 1, 2021 - October 10, 2021

Curated by Diana Sherlock, Mary Shannon Will: People, Places and Things is now available for viewing at Nickle Galleries. The exhibition includes almo…

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The 2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition

August 13, 2021 - September 18, 2021

The 2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition

August 13, 2021 - September 18, 2021

The 2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition presents the work of eight artists from the University of Calgary’s Graduating Master of Fine Arts class of 2021. Throu…

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Upcoming Events


Jon Davies: Colin Campbell, Video Art and Writing

Jon Davies: Colin Campbell, Video Art and Writing

September 16, 2021 – 12:00 pm

Curator and writer Jon Davies will talk about pioneering Canadian video artist Colin Campbell (1942–2001) and video art as a…

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Possible Worlds:  A talk by Alexander Nagel

Possible Worlds: A talk by Alexander Nagel

September 22, 2021 – 5:00 pm

Location Contemporary Calgary Auditorium Time Doors open at 5pm; Lecture at 6pm (Light refreshments will be served)   Ta…

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Brittany Nickerson: Those Days, These Days – Uncovering Figures in the Archives

Brittany Nickerson: Those Days, These Days – Uncovering Figures in the Archives

September 23, 2021 – 12:00 pm

In this talk, artist Brittany Nickerson will share past and recent lens-based artworks that question the patriarchal structur…

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Online Resources


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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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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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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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