image for Art Exhibition item typeOpening Party for The Hepworth Prize for Sculpture at The Hepworth Wakefield

Art Exhibition, Thu 25 Oct 2018, free entry

Mona Hatoum, Hot Spot

Mona Hatoum, Hot Spot


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Fri 13 Jul - Mon 25 Feb Celebrating 300 Years Of Thomas Chippendale
Thu 25 Oct Opening Party for The Hepworth Prize for Sculpture
Fri 26 Oct - Sun 20 Jan The Hepworth Prize For Sculpture
Sat 22 Jun - Sun 29 Sep Yorkshire Sculpture International
Sat 19 Oct - Sun 19 Jan Christina Quales
Sat 19 Oct - Sun 19 Jan We Two Boys


The Hepworth Wakefield are having a party to celebrate the opening of The Hepworth Prize for Sculpture and they'd love you to join them!

The Hepworth Prize for Sculpture recognises a British or UK-based artist of any age, at any stage in their career, who has made a significant contribution to the development of contemporary sculpture.

The shortlisted artists are – Michael Dean, Mona Hatoum, Magali Reus, Phillip Lai and Cerith Wyn Evans – all of whom are creating new work for display in the exhibition which runs 26 October 2018 – 20 January 2019.

See the new exhibition, plus enjoy:

Resident DJ Andy Hickford
Magic Rock pop-up bar
Street food menu
Aesop give-a-ways

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic siteRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 25 Oct 2018 19:00 to 22:00


Free entry



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Map reference: SE 336200  Lat: 53.67584 Long: -1.49140

By Public Transport:

The gallery is conveniently located 1 mile from Wakefield Westgate station and 0.3 miles from Kirkgate Station.

Wakefield Free City Bus stops close to the gallery. For more information please visit

By car
Please see the Hepworth Wakefield website for all the latest information on travelling to the gallery by car. The Pay and Display car park is located on Thornes Lane.

The gallery is fully accessible, please visit the website or contact us for a full access guide.

To arrange your group or coach party visit call us or email to find out more about special packages for your group.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality