TOUR: Campus Public Art

TOUR: Campus Public Art

April 13, 2024 11:00 am

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Did you know the University of Calgary has a vast collection of public art? From Katie Ohe to Ed Drahanchuck, George Norris and Marjan Eggermont– the campus is home to many outstanding works of public art. Collectively, they enhance students’ and visitors’ experiences of campus, creating sites and spaces for inspiration, reflection and wonder.

Join Marina Fischer for a tour of selected art highlights.

Marina Fischer is the Curator of Numismatics at Nickle Galleries, Libraries and Cultural Resources at the University of Calgary. She holds an M.A. in Ancient History with specialization in Art History from the University of Calgary. She oversees the university’s vast money collection of 23,000 objects spanning from the beginning of coinage in the 7th century BCE to the modern period. She is a recipient of a University of Calgary Teaching Award, and lectures frequently in various departments across campus.

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