Huddersfield Art Gallery

View of the outside of the art gallery and libary building.
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The gallery presents an exciting programme of temporary exhibitions throughout the year, featuring the best of art, craft, photography and sculpture from regional, national and international artists.

Venue Type:

Gallery

Opening hours

Tuesday to Saturday 11am - 4pm
Thursday: 11am - 7pm
Sunday & Monday: closed

Admission charges

Free

The permanent collection includes paintings, prints, drawings and sculpture representative of 20th century British Art.

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art

Key artists and exhibits

  • Key works include Francis Bacon's 'Figure Study II', Henry Moore's 'Falling Warrior', Stanley Spencer, Edward Wadsworth, L.S. Lowry.
Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
An image of the gallery showing the work for sale

Yorkshire Makers

  • 1 November 2014 — 1 November 2018 *on now

The ever changing Gallery 6 at Huddersfield Art Gallery promotes a variety of great Yorkshire craft & design, with displays of unique handcrafted jewellery, prints, textiles and ceramics all by Yorkshire makers. All artwork featured in the exhibition is for sale.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly

Website

http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/leisure/museumsGalleries/huddersfieldArtGallery/artGalleryExhibition.aspx

A photo of the gallery including the sculpture of the Falling Warrior by Henry Moore

Perspectives: Aspects of the Kirklees Collection

  • 21 March 2017 — 31 March 2020 *on now

Come and view highlights of the Councils' collection on permanent display in the art gallery. Includes a range of work by Lowry, Moore, Epstein and Auerbach.

Suitable for

  • Any age
Photo of molten steel being poured from a crucible

Annual Exhibition of the Yorkshire Photographic Union 2017

  • 13 May — 2 September 2017 *on now

The Yorkshire Photographic Union was the first of the United Kingdom’s regional photographic federations. Since 1898 their annual exhibition has showcased the best amateur photographic works from 75 Yorkshire photographic clubs.

Suitable for

  • Any age
Resources listed here may include websites, bookable tours and workshops, books, loan boxes and more. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all.

Art4Maths

http://www.mylearning.org/overview.asp?journeyid=158

Worksheets to support maths through art activities including: rotational printmaking, geometry through Islamic design and compass drawings.

Publisher

  • This resource was produced as part of the MLA-funded My Learning project.

Huddersfield Art Gallery
Princess Alexandra Walk
Huddersfield
West Yorkshire
HD1 2SU
England

Website

www.kirklees.gov.uk/art

E-mail

Education

ruth.gamble@kirklees.gov.uk

info.galleries@kirklees.gov.uk

Telephone

01484 221964

General Enquiries

01484 221962

Fax

01484 221964

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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