Three to See – Alternative Liverpool

Liverpool is without question one of the UK's greatest cities. A vibrant mix of heritage and culture, commerce and nightlife, it offers something for every visitor to enjoy - and a few surprises they might not have been expecting. For in among the exceptional architecture, the bustling docks, the retail havens and the characteristically welcoming …

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Tony Cragg: A Rare Category of Objects

Tony Cragg: A Rare Category of Objects - Yorkshire Sculpture Park It's the second day of September but it feels like the summer we've been waiting for. Vast monuments glitter in the brilliant sunlight; a muted gold statue of giant pebbles that have sunken into one another is set against a blue sky; a grey …

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Three to See – Alternative Artworks

Making weekend plans? Need some inspiration? Or maybe you just want an excuse to leave the laundry til later? Grab a sketchbook, your camera or a travel buddy, and head to any or all of these three exhibitions each offering an alternative kind of artwork. Guaranteed to give you something to talk about in the …

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The Hepworth Wakefield

Completed in 2011, The Hepworth Wakefield art gallery was intended as the crowning glory in the city's regeneration strategy, commenced by Wakefield Council in 2007, to provide a contemporary space in which to exhibit the existing collection, temporary exhibitions, and works by Barbara Hepworth. The latter, gifted by the artist's family through the Art Fund, …

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