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Natural Selection by Karen Knorr

Hepworth at Tate Britain

The GAC has lent Barbara Hepworth's marble sculpture Conoid, Sphere and Hollow II to Tate Britain

Conoid, Sphere and Hollow II by Barbara Hepworth

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Chris Orr

Born 1943

In the Cellar MirrorIn the Cellar Mirror

Norman Charles Blamey


Ice Star (Scaur Water, Penpont, Dumfriesshire)Ice Star (Scaur Water, Penpont, Dumfriesshire)

Andy Goldsworthy

Born 1956

Whitehall from St. James's ParkWhitehall from St. James's Park

Hendrick Danckerts