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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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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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Toby Ziegler The Calder

Toby Ziegler: Expanded Narcissistic Envelope

Saturday 13 September - Sunday 16 November 2014

Expanded Narcissistic Envelope is a new installation by Toby Ziegler made in response to The Hepworth Wakefield’s new spa...

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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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Hepworth Mother and Child

Highlight Tours

Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays 2 - 2.30pm, FREE

Join one of our friendly and knowledgeable Gallery Team for an informal and free introduction to the collection, including work...

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Making a Modern Collection Talk

Thursday 18 Sept, 7 – 8pm, £5 (£4)

Past directors and curators of Wakefield Art Gallery take part in a discussion focused on the Making a Modern Collection exhibi...

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Alligator Gumbo


Thursday 18 Sept, 6 – 8pm, FREE

Alligator Gumbo, performing as a 4-piece for this gig at The Hepworth Wakefield, perform New Orleans-style swing jazz from the ...

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Picnic on steps


Third Thursday of each month, 7 - 8.30pm, £3

Join us for our informal reading group to discuss literature and poetry linked to themes in the current exhibition and collecti...

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Recilning Figure

Coming Soon Sculpting the Line: British Sculptors as Printmakers

Saturday 20 September 2014 – Sunday 6 September 2015

This exhibition explores the links between two forms of art-making; sculpture and print. Highlights include work by Modern Brit...

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