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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

The inaugural Hepworth prize for Sculpture has been awarded to Helen Marten.  Simon Wallis, Director of The Hepworth Wakef...

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Highlight Tours

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 2 - 2.30pm, FREE

Join one of our friendly and knowledgeable Gallery team for an informal and free introduction to the collection and The Hepwort...

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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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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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Christmas Market

Christmas at The Hepworth Wakefield

Various dates in December

Forthcoming Christmas events:  SAT 17 & SUN 18 DEC  Meet Father Christmas 11am – 4pm, £7.50 per child  View mor...

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Christmas decorations


Selected Sundays and school holiday weekdays, drop in 11am – 4pm, FREE

Get crafty with your family this Christmas! Make your own Hepworth–inspired Christmas decorations by experimenting with c...

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Toddler Drawing

Toddler Tuesdays

Selected Tuesdays, 10.30am – 11.45am, Adults £4/Children £3.

Enjoy a relaxing morning getting creative with your little ones, aged 18 months to 4 years, and let us clear up the mess. Child...

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Autsim Friendly Family Project

December 2016 - March 2017, FREE

Would you and your family like to be involved in the development of a new family learning resource at The Hepworth Wakefield? ...

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