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THE HEPWORTH WAKEFIELD ANNOUNCES UK RETROSPECTIVE OF THE BRITISH ARTIST GERTRUDE HERMES

Gertrude Hermes Calf

17 August 2015

WILD GIRL: GERTRUDE HERMES
FRIDAY 13 NOVEMBER 2015 - SUNDAY 24 JANUARY 2016

The Hepworth Wakefield is delighted to celebrate the work of British artist Gertrude Hermes OBE, RA with the first UK retrospective of her work in 30 years....

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Simon Wallis, Director of The Hepworth Wakefield, awarded OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List 2015

12 June 2015

Simon Wallis OBE

Simon Wallis, Director of The Hepworth Wakefield has been awarded an OBE for services to the arts in the Queen's Birthday Honours List 2015. The award recognises his contribution to the visual arts over the past seven years at The...

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REDISCOVERED, EARLIEST KNOWN PORTRAIT OF BARBARA HEPWORTH IS GIFTED TO WAKEFIELD

12 May 2015

Barbara Hepworth portrait

We are delighted to announce the recent acquisition of a rediscovered portrait of the young Barbara Hepworth.  Generously gifted to the Wakefield Council Permanent Art Collection by a private American collector, the portrait will be the centrepiece work in a...

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TWO NEW BARBARA HEPWORTH EXHIBITIONS ANNOUNCED FEATURING ARCHIVE PHOTOGRAPHS TO BE EXHIBITED FOR THE FIRST TIME

30 January 2015

Barbara Hepworth, After Dulac (detail), 1921

The Hepworth Wakefield will present two new exhibitions that will offer unprecedented insight into the earliest and latest years in the life and work of Yorkshire-born artist Barbara Hepworth. A must-see for any fans of Barbara Hepworth’s work or those...

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2015 EXHIBITIONS AND COLLECTIONS PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED

19 December 2014

News Header 2015 Programme Announcement

We are delighted to announce our exciting 2015 exhibitions and collections programme. The 2015 exhibitions programme opens with the UK’s first museum survey of work by Greek-American artist and feminist icon Lynda Benglis. The Hepworth Wakefield in partnership with nearby...

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