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THE HEPWORTH WAKEFIELD PRESENTS THE UK’S FIRST MAJOR EXHIBITION OF WORK BY LYNDA BENGLIS

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07 November 2014

From 6 February until 1 July 2015, The Hepworth Wakefield will present the UK’s first museum survey of work by Greek-American artist and feminist icon Lynda Benglis. This highly anticipated exhibition will be the largest presentation of Benglis’ work in...

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SPECIAL RECEPTION AT 10 DOWNING STREET CELEBRATES WAKEFIELD’S OUTSTANDING ART COLLECTION

24 October 2014

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Last month The Hepworth Wakefield held a reception at 10 Downing Street to mark the end of a year-long display of art work from the Wakefield Council Permanent Art Collection.

The display featured five works by Wakefield-born artist Barbara Hepworth,...

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Conflict and Collisions: New Contemporary Sculpture

11 September 2014

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The Hepworth Wakefield presents new autumn season featuring three new solo exhibitions and site-specific commissions by artists Alexandra Bircken, Folkert de Jong and Toby Ziegler. 

From 1 October 2014 until 25 January 2015, The Hepworth Wakefield presents its autumn season, Conflict...

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UK FIRST IS HAPPENING FOR THE HEPWORTH WAKEFIELD

03 July 2014

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This summer, (4 July - 31 August) The Hepworth Wakefield presents the UK’s first reinvention of Allan Kaprow's seminal ‘Environment’ YARD within its interdisciplinary art space, The Calder.

YARDby American artist Allan Kaprow (1927 – 2006) was first realised...

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NEW CAST EXHIBITION BY SCHOOLCHILDREN & LOCAL COMMUNITIES OPEN AT THE HEPWORTH WAKEFIELD

22 May 2014

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From 23 May until 20 July the three-dimensional creative talents of over 300 participants from 12 schools and community groups across Wakefield District will be displayed in a new exhibition inspired by Yorkshire’s Grand Depart celebrations.

Thousands of visitors will...

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