Did you know that Henry Moore was born in Castleford where his father worked as a mining engineer at Wheldale Colliery?

Many of Moore's paintings and sculptures inspired by his time in Northern mining towns are on display at our new major exhibition, Bill Brandt / Henry Moore.

Tickets are on sale now at hepworthwakefield.org/whats-on/bill-brandt-henry-moore/

Image: Henry Moore, Miners Waiting to Go into Cage, 1942
Pencil, wax crayon, coloured crayon, watercolour, wash, pen and ink. Photo: Michel Muller Reproduced by permission of The Henry Moore Foundation.
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