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Coronavirus information

Last updated: 12pm, Monday 20 April 2020

Following Government advice about coronavirus (Covid-19), the Henry Moore Institute is currently closed.

This affects our exhibitions, library and archive, and events until further notice.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the Henry Moore Institute as soon as it is safe to do so.

To ensure your health and the safety of those around you, please keep up with the latest public health advice provided by the NHS and the government.

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All our events are currently postponed. We are hoping to reschedule as many events as possible and will update the list below as soon as there is new information to share.

Paloma Varga Weisz: Bumped Body events

Weds 25 March

Women Who Run with the Wolves
Symposium exploring feminism in contemporary art

Thurs 21 May

Paloma Varga Weisz in Conversation with Laurence Sillars
Rose Bowl Lecture Theatre, Leeds Beckett University

Weds 27 May

Sculpture, History, Curve: Paloma Varga Weisz
Lecture by Patricia Allmer

Weds 3 June

Wild (Wo)men, Commodified Forests: Matter and Myth in German Sculpture
Lecture by Ruth Ezra

'Monuments' Research Season events

Weds 8 April

Monumental Persistence
Short-Film Screenings

Weds 6 May

Monuments, Sexuality, and Contested Spaces
Lecture by Martin Zebracki

Weds 10 June

Title TBC
Talk by Indra Sengupta

Weds 24 June

Golden Boys
Lecture by Nathaniel Adam Tobias Coleman

Family events

Tues 7 April

Family Workshop: Lino printing

Sat 9 May

Family Drop-in: Natural Sculpture

Tues 26 May

Family Workshop: Woodcarving

Sat 6 June

Family Drop-in: Woven Sculpture

Collaborative research events (external)

Fri 12 June

A Not Unruffled Surface: Contemporary Sculpture & Dress
The Piece Hall, Halifax