Now Open: HEPWORTH IN YORKSHIRE

Now Open: HEPWORTH IN YORKSHIRE

Hepworth in Yorkshire will focus on Hepworth’s early years growing up in Wakefield, displaying archival material and work relating to her family and childhood.

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Now Open: A GREATER FREEDOM, HEPWORTH 1965 - 1975

Now Open: A GREATER FREEDOM, HEPWORTH 1965 - 1975

A Greater Freedom follows artistic developments in Barbara Hepworth’s later years, focusing on the last decade of the sculptor’s life.

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SCULPTURE COURSE: BREAKING THE MOULD

SCULPTURE COURSE: BREAKING THE MOULD

Take inspiration from Barbara Hepworth and experiment with different sculpting techniques during this 4 week course. Starts Sat 13 June, £200.

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Now Open: Plasters: Casts and Copies

Now Open: Plasters: Casts and Copies

This exhibition brings together sculptures made over a period of three hundred years to explore the changing artistic significance of plaster.

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Now Open: Lynda Benglis

Now Open: Lynda Benglis

The Hepworth Wakefield presents the UK’s first museum survey of work by American artist Lynda Benglis. 'Her retrospective at the Hepworth Wakefield is a revelation.' - The Guardian

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Booking Now: Glazed Expressions, Sat 6 June

Booking Now: Glazed Expressions, Sat 6 June

A roundtable discussion on the use of ceramics by artists working outside the field of craft in the UK. £5/£4. Free to students.

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Now Open: THE FOLLIES OF YOUTH

Now Open: THE FOLLIES OF YOUTH

The Follies of Youth by Leeds-based visual arts organisation Pavilion opens in The Calder, our contemporary art space, on Thurs 2 April.

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COMING SOON: CARO IN YORKSHIRE

COMING SOON: CARO IN YORKSHIRE

Yorkshire Sculpture Triangle celebrates the career of one of Britain’s greatest sculptors, Sir Anthony Caro with a programme of exhibitions and events from July - November.

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News

REDISCOVERED, EARLIEST KNOWN PORTRAIT OF BARBARA H...

We are delighted to announce the recent acquisition of a rediscovered portrait of the young Barbara Hepworth.  Generously gifted to the Wakefield C...

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Hepworth in Yorkshire: Lee Sheldrake’s photos of the Yorkshire Lands…

In 1964, Barbara Hepworth commissioned photographer Lee Sheldrake to take pictures of Yorkshire for her book Drawings fr…

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