Afternoon Tea at The Hepworth Wakefield
Talk and Tour | The Hepworth Wakefield Gallery
Thursday 9 June 2011 - 14:30 until 16:30
The newly opened gallery, designed by David Chipperfield Architects, features major pieces of historic and modern art. Highlights include a display of 40 little-known sculptures by Barbara Hepworth (gifted by the Hepworth Estate through the Art Fund) and works by Constantin Brancusi, Alberto Giacometti, Paul Nash, Ben Nicholson and Graham Sutherland.
Afternoon tea will take place between 2.30 pm and 4.30 pm. Francis Guy, Head of Collections and Exhibitions Curator at The Hepworth Wakefield, will give an introductory talk after tea. Curator led tours of the gallery will follow in four groups of 25.