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Prairie Chicken Sculpture

2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
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At the centre of campus

It still shines after 50 years of brightening up the heart of the University of Calgary campus... read more

Reviewed November 22, 2017
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
Unofficial University Mascot - Art with a Playlist

Its real name isn’t the Prairie Chicken. I wonder if the creator of this abstract aluminum... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2012
Country_Wife
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Calgary, Canada
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Nov 22, 2017
“At the centre of campus”
May 21, 2012
“Unofficial University Mascot - Art with a Playlist”
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Reviewed November 22, 2017

It still shines after 50 years of brightening up the heart of the University of Calgary campus. Created by George Norris, he didn't actually name it, but did suggest it could be a swirl of feathers. Of course, students just couldn't leave it like that,...More

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Reviewed May 22, 2012

Its real name isn’t the Prairie Chicken. I wonder if the creator of this abstract aluminum sculpture, Vancouverite George A. Norris, learned his lesson and stopped leaving his works untitled. But somehow the nickname seems right for this huge metal artwork. It certainly is birdlike....More

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