Huddersfield Art Gallery

View of the outside of the art gallery and libary building.
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The art 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, Library

Opening hours

Open Tuesday to Saturday 11am-4pm
Sunday and Monday: Gallery 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.
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
A Circular notation or image that shows a musical score in the round.

Liz K Miller: The Circular Scores

  • 10 November 2018 — 2 February 2019 *on now

Through mapping and notating, she explores the seductiveness of cycles and repetitive patterns to the human condition. This exhibition brings together imagery that deconstructs and re-invents musical score in order to visualize the complexity of sound within time and space.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free

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

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014

Website

http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/art

E-mail

general email address

info.galleries@kirklees.gov.uk

Telephone

general enquiries

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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