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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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The Hepworth Wakefield

Evening Photography Workshop

Thurs 21 Aug, 6.30 – 9pm, SOLD OUT

Bring your own digital camera and experiment with ways of capturing images on a Summer evening, drawing inspiration from artwor...

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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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Art Party


Thursday 21 August, 5 – 9pm, FREE

Join us for the world premiere of Tim Newton and Bob and Roberta Smith’s film Art Party. Part-documentary, road movie and...

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Talks and Events

After Hours

Thursday 21 August, 5 – 9pm, FREE

Eat, drink, shop and be social at our free and friendly after-hours events every third Thursday at The Hepworth Wakefield. Our ...

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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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