Barbara Hepworth

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Hepworth’s soothing sounds transport you – Yorkshire Sculpture International review
An alternative audio tour of Barbara Hepworth’s works is pure poetry, while digital ghosts from slave voyages haunt us. But is there enough sculpture?

Hannah Clugston

21, Sep, 2021 @11:05 AM

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Barbara Hepworth: Art and Life review – a blockbuster of diminishing returns
Hepworth’s sculptures are forced to compete with each other – and yet her sheer commitment against the odds shines through

Rachel Cooke

30, May, 2021 @12:30 PM

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Barbara Hepworth by Eleanor Clayton review – art and life
A new biography of the great English sculptor reveals a complicated combination of passionate correspondent, loving mother and dedicated artist

Oliver Soden

29, May, 2021 @11:00 AM

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The grand reopening: our critics pick the best art shows for 2021
If all goes to plan, UK galleries will open from the end of April for a busier-than-ever season. Here’s our guide to the top post-lockdown shows

Rachel Cooke, Laura Cumming, Alice Fisher, Kadish Morris

04, Apr, 2021 @7:00 AM

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From Skyspace to The Scallop: 10 of the best outdoor art works
Bronze lozenges, Cumbrian moss and a colossal female nude: as restrictions lift, here are the greatest alfresco spectacles

Jonathan Jones

26, Mar, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Barbara Hepworth's time in London marked with blue plaque
English Heritage plaque in St John’s Wood honours artist and first husband John Skeaping

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

30, Oct, 2020 @7:01 AM

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Circles and Squares by Caroline Maclean review – the Hampstead modernists
From Bauhaus to bohemian love … the intricate lives and art of interwar modernists are captured in this hugely enjoyable and well-plotted book

Kathryn Hughes

25, Apr, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Letters reveal postnatal crisis of Barbara Hepworth
Previously unpublished correspondence sheds new light on artist’s struggle to pursue career while caring for triplets alone

Donna Ferguson

19, Apr, 2020 @6:21 AM

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'We bought things we liked': amateurs' stunning gallery gift
Couple donate 100 artworks to Hepworth Wakefield Gallery after collecting in trips across Britain

Vanessa Thorpe

04, Apr, 2020 @3:05 PM

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Blue plaque equality is still a long way off | Letters
Letters: Susan Croft calls for recognition for Githa Sowerby, Margaret Wynne Nevinson and Evelyn Sharp, while Richard Webb wonders why Barbara Hepworth’s plaque should be in London

Letters

10, Mar, 2020 @5:58 PM

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New blue plaques for women honour spies, artist and suffragettes
London scheme’s additions are part of effort to correct historical gender imbalance

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

04, Mar, 2020 @11:32 AM

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Hepworth sculpture among three modernist works given to nation
Orpheus (Maquette 1) from 1956 will go on display at Hepworth Wakefield gallery in February

Frances Perraudin

31, Dec, 2019 @12:01 AM

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