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The Hepworth Wakefield at The London Art Fair 2014

The Gift

10 January 2014

Key works by Barbara Hepworth, Henry Moore and their contemporaries will feature in a unique exhibition at The London Art Fair entitled, Barbara Hepworth and the Development of British Modernism. Curated by Frances Guy, Head of Collections at The Hepworth...

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The Hepworth Wakefield Welcomes a New Chief

19 September 2013

Andrew Bonacina

Yorkshire’s award-winning art gallery, The Hepworth Wakefield, is delighted to welcome its new Chief Curator.

Andrew Bonacina will play a lead role in the artistic programming of The Hepworth Wakefield and The Calder, the gallery’s new contemporary art space.  He...

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UK CULTURE MINISTER ED VAIZEY MAKES FIRST VISIT TO YORKSHIRE’S MAJOR ART GALLERY

19 September 2013

Ed Vaizey

Britain’s Culture Minister Ed Vaizey visited The Hepworth Wakefield on Tuesday 17 September as part of a programme of official visits to cultural organisations in the north of England.

Simon Wallis, Director and Frances Guy, Head of Collection and Exhibitions...

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John Lewis Oxford Street and The Hepworth Wakefield celebrate 50 years of Winged Figure

05 September 2013

Winged Figure Gallery 5

This year John Lewis’s flagship branch, which has had a site on Oxford Street for almost 150 years, is delighted to be celebrating 50 years since the installation of Winged Figureby acclaimed British sculptor Barbara Hepworth, in partnership with...

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THE CALDER TO OPEN 30 AUGUST

24 July 2013

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On Friday 30 August 2013 The Calder, The Hepworth Wakefield’s new contemporary art space will open to the public, following the announcement of the new development on 21 May 2013, exactly two years since the gallery opened.

Located on the...

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