What's On



Saturday 29 - Sunday 30 July, 11am - 4pm, £5 Adults in Advance / £4 Children in Advance / £6 for all ages On The Day

Ticket updates Please note the free SEN session and all advance tickets (both days) are now sold out. A limited number of tic...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Masterpieces by Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore

Two new exhibitions open 13 May 2017

We present two exhibitions of work from our collection, examining two giants of British art and their deep connection with York...

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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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