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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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Approaching Thunder: 1940s British Prints and Drawings

Sat 25 Feb - Sun 19 Nov

This exhibition draws from The Hepworth Wakefield’s outstanding collection of 1940s British works on paper, revisiting a ...

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György Gordon: From Hungary to Yorkshire, 1924-2005

Sat 25 February - Sun 30 July

The Hungarian-born artist György Gordon became a refugee after fleeing the Hungarian Uprising of 1956. He resettled in Wakefiel...

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Henry Moore, Pit Boys at Pit Head, 1942

Henry Moore

Opens Sat 13 May 2017

With hundreds of sculptures on public display worldwide, Henry Moore is one of Britain’s most renowned sculptors. He was ...

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Barbara Hepworth

Opens Sat 13 May 2017

'Perhaps what one wants to say is formed in childhood and the rest of one's life is spent trying to say it. I know that...

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Howard Hodgkin: Painting India

Saturday 1 July – Sunday 8 October 2017

‘(India) I couldn’t work without it’ Howard Hodgkin, 2014 'This is a show to take you on those jo...

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THE COLLECTOR CURATES

4 August 2017 - 7 Jan 2018

In July 2015, Tim Sayer, a former BBC Radio 4 newswriter, and his wife, Annemarie Norton, decided to donate a large number of w...

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SUMMER FAIR

Saturday 19 - Sunday 20 August 2017, 10am - 5pm, FREE

Join us for a vibrant summer celebration of arts, crafts, food and culture in our galleries, garden and converted mill, The Cal...

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Hepworth at Night

A Contemporary Collection

24 September 2016 - Autumn 2017

The Wakefield Permanent Art Collection was founded in 1923, and housed in Wakefield Art Gallery from 1932. Shortly after, Wakef...

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Highlight Tours - from Tue 21 March

Tuesday - Sunday, 2 - 2.30pm

Join one of our friendly and knowledgeable gallery team for an informal highlights tour.  No need to book, simply register ...

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