A major new sculpture exhibition is opening in the UK – the Yorkshire Sculpture International celebrates the work of 18 artists from 13 countries. Yorkshire Sculpture International will bring some of the world’s most recognisable artists to Wakefield.

Based across Leeds and Wakefield, the festival will last for 100 days, and aims to build on Yorkshire’s rich history as the birthplace of pioneering sculptors.

Backed by Wakefield Council, Wakefield College, Arts Council England and Leeds 2023, Yorkshire Sculpture International will involved a number of events across the Wakefield district.