Discover movements that have defined a century of British art
You can visit all or some of the galleries on this route, as long as you follow the one-way system designed to keep all visitors safe. There will also be access to toilets, a shop and an opportunity to buy food and drink.
What you can see
This route starts with surrealist works and the responses to the Second World War, including
Francis Bacon’s . Three Studies for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion
The centre rooms focus on abstract art, including sculptures by
Henry Moore and finishes with a large display of contemporary art by women artists, including Bridget Riley and Mona Hatoum.
There will also be an opportunity to see
Steve McQueen’s , Year 3 Edward Allington and Pablo Bronstein and Kim Lim: Carving and Printing. ARTWORK HIGHLIGHTS
© Lynette Yiadom-Boakye
Henry Moore OM, CH
© The Henry Moore Foundation. All Rights Reserved
© Bridget Riley 2020. All rights reserved.
© Maggi Hambling. All Rights Reserved 2020 / Bridgeman Images