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The Nickle Galleries

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Address: 410 University Court N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
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Good space, needs some signage though!

A very nice gallery space on the University campus, with a great temporary exhibition just now on hooked rugs, vintage and contemporary. However, the signage on the campus is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fudge03
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Sussex, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice gallery space on the University campus, with a great temporary exhibition just now on hooked rugs, vintage and contemporary. However, the signage on the campus is rubbish - we had huge problems finding it - no wonder we were the only visitors. WAKE UP, UNIVERSITY, MAKE THIS LITTLE GEM MORE VISIBLE!

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St. Catharines, Canada
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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

While the exhibition of Canadian painter John Hall had many paintings I found I was not moved by the artwork or the installation itself. The space is open and well lit. There is no fee to view. We were the only people in the space.

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

The Nickel Galleries have been around for a long time, but their new space is the best they've ever had. Located not too from from the easy parking option in the Art Parkade, it's not hard to get to. The $10 flat fee is a bit steep, but a return transit fares would be about $7 anyway, so it's not... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 27 December 2012

Loved the changing collections of art, not always my taste but always interesting. Parking is always an issue on campus: expensive and liable to fines if not prompt. This museum is a gem.

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