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Philip-Lorca diCorcia Streetwork at The Hepworth Wakefield

Philip-Lorca diCorcia Photographs 1975 – 2012

14 February – 1 June 2014

'If you have never seen these images in person, I urge you to make the journey to Wakefield.' - The Guardian '...

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Gift Gallery

The Hepworth Family Gift/Hepworth at Work

On Permanent Display at The Hepworth Wakefield

The Hepworth Family Gift consists of 44 full size, rarely seen working models - surviving prototypes in plaster and aluminium m...

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Haggard Caravan

Haggard Caravan

18 April – 1 June, The Calder

Haggard Caravan is an experimental sound and sculpture installation conceived in response to The Hepworth Wakefield’s new...

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Albert Wainwright

In Focus: Albert Wainwright

21 September 2013 - 18 May 2014

The Hepworth Wakefield is home to the largest public collection of artist and designer Albert Wainwright’s work.  Born in...

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Recilning Figure

Henry Moore: Reclining Figures

12 October 2013 – 1 June 2014

Henry Moore (born Castleford 1898) is known for his lifelong fascination and "absolute obsession" with the reclining figure. Ab...

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Hepworth Mother and Child

Barbara Hepworth: Two Forms

9 November 2013 – Spring 2014

This collection display in Gallery 2 traces the shift in Barbara Hepworth's work from figurative to abstract sculpture. ...

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Eduardo_Paolozzi_Mask_Web

Parallel of Life and Art

16 November 2013 – 31 May 2015

This collection display continues The Hepworth Wakefield's exploration into developments in twentieth century British art a...

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Family carving workshop

Free Family Fun this Easter

Every day, Sat 12 April – Sun 27 April 2014, FREE

There's free family fun every day this Easter holiday at The Hepworth Wakefield, so join in and get creative!  Drop-in ...

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Printing workshop

Printmaking

Selected Weekends and School Holidays, drop-in 11am–4pm, FREE

Experiment with print making techniques to create prints inspired by Barbara Hepworth's plasters in the Hepworth Family Gif...

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Family fun

Artigami

Selected Weekends and School Holidays, drop-in 11am – 4pm, FREE

Discover the art of paper folding to create structures inspired by the holes and strings in Barbara Hepworth's sculptures. ...

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