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Famous Hepworth Sculpture takes a Trinity Walk

Trinty Walk

21 September 2016

A famous Hepworth sculpture has moved to a new home just yards away from where the renowned sculptor was born.

Trinity Walk shopping centre, in Wakefield, plays host to Barbara Hepworth’s sculpture Ascending Form (Gloria) – a first for an outdoor UK...

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The Hepworth Riverside Gallery Garden

01 September 2016

Ground Garden websize

The Hepworth Wakefield, in West Yorkshire is delighted to announce details of the winning design for The Hepworth Riverside Gallery Garden.

World-renowned garden designer Tom Stuart-Smith has won the gallery’s competition to design a new public garden. Measuring approximately 6,000...

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The Hepworth Wakefield is awarded £126,674 from the Arts Council England

03 August 2016

The building by Iwan Baan

The Hepworth Wakefield, Yorkshire’s award-winning gallery, is delighted to announce it has been awarded £126,674 from the Arts Council England, to support audience development projects, volunteer programmes and long-term digital ambitions.

The gallery is among the 94 museums and organisations...

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THE HEPWORTH WAKEFIELD AND PHILLIPS PRESENT ONE OF THE LARGEST EXHIBITIONS OF LATE WORKS BY BARBARA HEPWORTH IN 41 YEARS

30 June 2016

Phillips

‘I don’t think anyone realises how much the last ten years has been a fulfilment of my youth’. Barbara Hepworth, 1971

This summer offers a rare opportunity to see the one of the most extensive exhibitions of works by Barbara...

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The Hepworth Wakefield celebrates its 5th Birthday

23 May 2016

5th birthday

5 PARTIES, 2 DAYS, 17 HOURS, 7,000 VISITORS, 1 GIANT HERON

More than 7,000 visitors enjoyed five parties across two days as Yorkshire’s major gallery The Hepworth Wakefield celebrated its 5th anniversary.

A 17-hour spectacular programme during the weekend, 21-22...

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