Tag Archives: Bretton

Autumn at the Sculpture park

Took myself off to the Yorkshire Sculpture park this morning was it was such a lovely day, albeit the remnants of Storm Ophelia (who the hell came up with the idea of giving bad weather names?) were still around in … Continue reading

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“Ee, bah gum, its grim up north”…..until you get to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Having lived in West Yorkshire for the best part of twenty-four years I have been a regular visitor to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park at Breton, as it is one of the UKs most beautiful country parks. Today was a glorious … Continue reading

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“Its art Jim, but not as we know it”………

Off to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park this morning to view the new exhibition of works by KAWS. This is the first UK museum exhibition of work by the renowned American artist, whose wide ranging practice includes painting, sculpture, graphic design, toys … Continue reading

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A day of sunshine amongst the downpours…….so off to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

After weeks of relentless rain, and floods throughout the North of England, today was one of clear blue sky and sunshine. So making every second count it was jump in the car, Pentax camera in my bag and zoom along … Continue reading

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Images under an azure blue sky……………………

Beautiful spring day, camera ready, so off to the Sculpture Park at Bretton to take in the beautiful scenery and enjoy there art works on display. Checked out heron island and the birds were there in force as the breeding … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Sculpture Park wins museum of the year award

The open-air Yorkshire Sculpture Park has been named the museum of the year. The judges described it as “a truly outstanding museum with a bold artistic vision”. The park, situated in the grounds of Bretton Hall in Wakefield, was first … Continue reading

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