Huddersfield Art Gallery

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

Education

01484 221964

General Enquiries

01484 221962

Fax

01484 221952

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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

Mon-Fri 1000-1700
Sat 1000-1600

Closed: Sun

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.

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

The Priseman-Seabrook Collection of 21st Century British Painting

  • 1 November 2014 — 14 March 2015 *on now

The Priseman- Seabrook Collection of painting highlights some of the most exciting emerging and award-winning painting happening in the UK today.

The exhibition celebrates the dynamic and vibrant painting scene that is happening right around... the country, right now - with many serious artists working out of garages, spare bedrooms and garden studios across the UK.

This new generation is creating their own networks using Twitter and Facebook, forging active critical connections and new artistic communities from the ground up, outside the old establishment networks.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly

Website

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

Cybernetic Serendipity: A Documentation

  • 7 February — 30 May 2015 *on now

Cybernetic Serendipity, the landmark exhibition curated by Jasia Reichardt in 1968, is being celebrated in the Fox Reading Room with a display of documents, installation photographs, press reviews, invitation cards and publications.

The exhibition was the first international exhibition in the UK devoted to the relationship between the arts and new technology.

Curated by Jasia Reichhart with the ICA.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly
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.
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