"For this exhibition I have chosen a wide selection of historic works from the early twentieth century such as Alfred Wallis, Barbara Hepworth
and Ben Nicholson," he said.
DEATHS 1975 BARBARA HEPWORTH
, British abstract sculptor.
The campus reflects the story of Huddersfield's development from the 19th century but also takes in two of the most modern buildings, the award-winning Oastler Building and the Barbara Hepworth
Building, which is nearing completion.
The sculpture of the 'Winged Figure' by Barbara Hepworth
is on the side of which department store in London's Oxford Street?
All of the frames are named after English icons such as the composer, Edward Elgar, the artist and sculptor, Barbara Hepworth
, and the scientist, Barnes Wallis.
The full list is: | Angel of the North, Gateshead | Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, West Yorkshire | Barbara Hepworth
Museum and Sculpture Park, St Ives, Cornwall | St Paul's Cathedral, London | Kelmscott Manor, Kelmscott, Oxfordshire | Chatsworth House, Bakewell, Derbyshire | Tate Modern, London | Sutton Hoo, Suffolk | Coventry Cathedral, West Midlands | The Minack Theatre, Porthcurno, Penzance, Cornwall
I spent a lot time with the modernist collection, reconnecting with the work of Barbara Hepworth
, while also drawing inspiration from site-specific materials such as the floats and fishing nets I foraged from the fishermen's studio below mine.
Built in 1934 it rapidly became a home for architects and artists including sculptors Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth
and painter Ben Nicholson, all of whom met regularly at its then communal dining room.
Featuring rocks from her travels, Saudi's sculptures--which evoke those of Barbara Hepworth
or a more restrained Lee Bontecou--deploy movement, geometry, and abstraction to probe questions about nature and growth.
The Buy Art Fair - at Manchester Central from today to Sunday - will also feature pieces by Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Anthony Gormley, Barbara Hepworth
, and Yoko Ono.
The collection features work by many of the very best British artists of the 20th century including Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud, Barbara Hepworth
and David Hockney.
A sculpture by Dame Barbara Hepworth
is to go up for auction with an estimated sale price of up to PS3million.