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Zipper Sculpture

2500 University Dr NW | Science Theatres Lobby, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
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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 3 weeks ago
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
Art in a good place

I had heard of it and as I walked by I hardly noticed it other than it was nice. About 25 steps by... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
ElvisAndrus
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Arlington, Texas
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3 weeks ago
“Good art, good for Zen”
26 Nov 2016
“Art in a good place”
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2500 University Dr NW | Science Theatres Lobby, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 27 November 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 4 August 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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