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Alina Szapocznikow: Human Landscapes

21 Oct 2017 - 28 Jan 2018

The first UK retrospective of the much-overlooked Polish artist Alina Szapocznikow (1926 – 1973).

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Autumn Half Term

21 Oct - 28 Oct 2017

This half term there'll be spooky fun, workshops and pop-up art activities for all the family.

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Explore and Draw totes

Every Saturday, plus Mondays and Fridays in the Wakefield school holidays, 10am - 5pm

Borrow an Explore & Draw bag to discover the artworks in the gallery with your family. For families with children aged 2-12. FREE

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Art Pods

Every Sat, Mon & Fri in the Wakefield school holidays, 11am - 4pm

Drop-in to our Art Pods in the galleries and make something inspired by the artwork around you, FREE

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Masterpieces by Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore

On permanent display

We present two exhibitions of work from our collection, examining two giants of British art and their deep connection with Yorkshire: Barbara Hepworth (born in Wakefield in 1903) and Henry Moore (born in Castleford in 1898)

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The Hepworth Family Gift / Hepworth At Work

On permanent display

The Hepworth Family Gift consists of 44 full size, rarely seen working models - surviving prototypes in plaster and aluminium made in preparation for the works in bronze Hepworth executed from the mid-1950s to the end of her career.

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Autumn Half Term

21 Oct - 28 Oct 2017

This half term there'll be spooky fun, workshops and pop-up art activities for all the family.

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Explore & Draw stations

Available in the galleries every day

Borrow looking tools, handling objects and drawing materials to explore the galleries and create your own artworks, FREE

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A Contemporary Collection

On permanent display

Since opening in 2011, The Hepworth Wakefield has continued Wakefield’s tradition of supporting contemporary artists through exhibitions and acquisitions.

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Approaching Thunder: 1940s British Prints and Drawings

25 Feb - 19 Nov 2017

Drawing from our outstanding collection of 1940s British works on paper, this exhibition revisits a decade of anxiety, austerity and idealism that resonates strongly with our lives today.

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Alina Szapocznikow: Human Landscapes

21 Oct 2017 - 28 Jan 2018

The first UK retrospective of the much-overlooked Polish artist Alina Szapocznikow (1926 – 1973).

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The Collector Curates

04 Aug 2017 - 07 Jan 2018

In this exhibition, a number of works from Tim Sayer and Annemarie Norton's collection, alongside important loans, such as Anthony Caro’s Table Piece XXII sculpture from 1967, are placed together with works from The Hepworth Wakefield’s collection selected by Tim.

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