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Zipper Sculpture

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2500 University Dr NW | Science Theatres Lobby, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
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Still eye-catching! The closer you get, the more fascinating it becomes!

I was on campus recently, walking towards the Nickle Art Museum. And there it was, the Zipper by... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
Good art, good for Zen

For more than 40 years, this fascinating kinetic sculpture by Katie Ohe has been a fixture in the... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
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2 weeks ago
“Still eye-catching! The closer you get, the more fascinating it becomes!”
22 Nov 2017
“Good art, good for Zen”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was on campus recently, walking towards the Nickle Art Museum. And there it was, the Zipper by Katie Ohe. Still wonderful, even though there was nobody about.

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Reviewed November 22, 2017

For more than 40 years, this fascinating kinetic sculpture by Katie Ohe has been a fixture in the eyes and minds of countless U of C students heading to the Science Theatres. It's a wonderful blending of science and art, and it's nearly impossible to...More

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Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

I had heard of it and as I walked by I hardly noticed it other than it was nice. About 25 steps by, I turned around and decided I had time to look more closely. I was confused as I thought the sculpture was spinning...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2014

This sculpture is actually within the Science Theatres Lobby of the University of Calgary and so unless visiting the university probably wouldn't be seen by most people. Apparently good luck to spin it before an exam, the sculpture itself is nothing that eye catching. Reading...More

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