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 and from 24 August the Spotlight display, Year 3 Edward Allington and Pablo Bronstein. 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