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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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Franz West: Where is my Eight?

Friday 13 June – Sunday 14 September 2014

This summer The Hepworth Wakefield is dedicating its gallery spaces to a large-scale exhibition of one of the most prominent ar...

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Allan Kaprow: YARD 1961/2014

Friday 4 July – Sunday 31 August, The Calder, FREE

The Hepworth Wakefield presents the first reinvention of Allan Kaprow's iconic environment YARD in the UK, featuring a seri...

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Making a Modern Collection

Saturday 5 July 2014 - Summer 2015, FREE

This exhibition features some of the most significant works from the Wakefield Collection. The collection was founded in 1...

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The Gott Collection, Yorkshire in Pictures Gallery

Saturday 26 July 2014 - Spring 2015

This summer, discover how Yorkshire has long been a place of artistic inspiration. The Gott Collection, bound in ten large...

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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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YARD 1961/2014: Artist, Dance & Music Interventions

The Hepworth Wakefield presents the first reinvention of Allan Kaprow's iconic environment YARD in the UK, featuring a seri...

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Family carving workshop

Summer Family Activites

Every day, 21 July – 31 August, FREE

There's plenty of free fun this summer holiday at The Hepworth Wakefield. Take part in creative workshops, or grab a family...

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Speed Drawing

Monday 11 – Friday 15 August & Saturday 30 & 31 August, drop-in 11am – 4pm, FREE

Experiment with new drawing techniques to create your own exciting colourful artworks inspired by the highlights from the colle...

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Musical sculptures

Musical Sculptures

Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 June, Saturday 6 & Sunday 7 September , 11am, 12.15, 1.45 & 3pm, FREE

Ever wonder what sound an artwork might make?  Create music inspired by the textures, colours, shapes and forms of sculptur...

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