Alec Finlay: BEE | DAY

12 May 2012

Regular hours

10:00 – 17:00

Cost of entry

£3 Book online at www.ysp.co.uk/events

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Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Wakefield, United Kingdom


Travel Information

  • For West Yorkshire timetables call 0113 245 7676, for South Yorkshire timetables call 01709 515151 alternatively, visit www.wymetro.com
  • Wakefield Westgate is the nearest main line station, around 7 miles from YSP. A taxi from the station costs approx £10. London King's Cross to Wakefield takes around 2 hours.
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Join artist and poet Alec Finlay to celebrate the launch of his new project The Bee Library in the open air. Meet YSP Curators for an informal walk around the lakes and woodland followed by an open air poetry reading by Alec Finlay. Bring a picnic and learn more about Alec's practice. The Bee Library is a new project comprising a collection of 24 bee-themed books, which will transformed into nests for solitary bees found at YSP, forming a sculptural installation on a walking route around the lakes and woodland.

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