image for Public Art item typeArtwalk Wakefield at The Hepworth Wakefield

Public Art, Wed 29 Nov 2017, free entry

The Hepworth Wakefield

The Hepworth Wakefield


The Hepworth Wakefield

01924 247360


Gallery Walk,

Events at this Venue

date event
Wed 22 Mar - Thu 1 Mar A Contemporary Collection
Mon 13 Mar - Tue 13 Mar Afternoon Tea For Two
Sat 21 Oct - Sun 28 Jan Alina Szapocznikow
Mon 13 Mar - Sun 25 Feb Approaching Thunder
Mon 13 Mar - Sun 25 Feb György Gordon: From Hungary to Yorkshire
Mon 23 Oct Autumn Art Club for 6-11 Year Old's


Every other month, venues across Wakefield come alive with a variety of visual arts and crafts, live music, and performances as part of Artwalk Wakefield.


Look out for our future late openings in 2017 as part of Artwalk Wakefield. Each event offers free late night access to our exhibitions and collection along with drinks, a special late night Cafe Bar menu and a changing programme of creative activities, live music, readings and performances.

Wednesday 26 July 2017

5 - 9pm: Late night access to our exhibitions, including Howard Hodgkin's Painting India. FREE.

5.30 - 8.30pm: Workshop: Introduction to Colour Tone and Theory. £25 / £18.75 Members, book online.

5.30 - 8.30pm: Workshop: Evening Landscape Photography. £25 / £18.75 Members, book online.

6 - 6.30pm: Poetry Reading: Debjani Chatterjee. Reading by acclaimed Yorkshire and international poet, exploring India and the Indo-British encounter. FREE, book online.

6.30 - 9pm: Pop-up Bistro and Wine Tasting. Hosted by Wakefield’s MasterChef 2016 Quarter Finalist Chris Hale and Howard Bilton of winemaker Howard's Folly, join us for an exclusive, intimite dining experience in our Café Bar. £55 / £45 Members, book online.

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

Children welcomeDisabled accessSmoking not allowed

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 29 Nov 2017 17:00 to 21:00
Future 2017 dates: Wed 27 September | Wed 29 November 2017


Free entry



See location of The Hepworth Wakefield on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

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
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed