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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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Anthea Hamilton Reimagines Kettle's Yard

15 September 2016 – 19 March 2017

The Hepworth Wakefield and Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge are delighted to present a new installation by 2016 Turner Prize nomi...

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The Hepworth Prize for Sculpture

Friday 21 October 2016 - Sunday 19 February 2017

  OUR LARGEST AND MOST AMBITIOUS EXHIBITION YET 'A fitting legacy to Barbara Hepworth...' Dr Sophie Bowness, gr...

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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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Hepworth Mother and Child

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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The Hepworth Prize for Sculpture

What is Sculpture?

Join in our debate about contemporary sculpture

What is sculpture? Join in our debate about contemporary sculpture here in the gallery or at home after your visit. Tell us wha...

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October Half Term

Saturday 22 – Sunday 30 October 2016

The gallery is open every day during the Wakefield school holidays with FREE family activities, workshops and crafts to keep th...

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Big Draw


Selected Sundays and school holiday weekdays, Drop-in 11am - 4pm, FREE

Work together as a family to build huge 3D drawings inspired by the exciting artworks in The Hepworth Prize for Sculpture.  Slo...

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Stone Carving Masterclass 3

Stone Carving Masterclass with Melanie Wilks

SOLD OUT: Sat 29 and Sun 30 October, 10.30am - 4pm both days, £200 (Members £150)

Please note this workshop is now sold out. If you would like to join our waiting list for the workshop please email learning@he...

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Selected Sundays, drop-in 11am – 4pm, FREE

Design and print your own repeat pattern inspired by the forms, shapes, and lines in the awe-inspiring sculptures of The Hepwor...

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