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Address: 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada

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Public Sculpture

An interesting piece of welded fabrication outside the TransCanada Building, reminiscent of the spine of an extinct animal

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 May 2015
Ian G
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015

An interesting piece of welded fabrication outside the TransCanada Building, reminiscent of the spine of an extinct animal

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2012

This arch sculpture was created by artists Colette Whiten and Paul Kipps in 1988, and it was originally at the entrance to the Winter Olympics’ athlete’s village on the University of Calgary campus. (Speedskating events were held at the Olympic Oval, and Canada Olympic Park, nearby, was the site of ski jumping and sliding events.) After the Olympics ended, the... More 

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