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The Henry Moore Institute in Leeds is closed for refurbishment until Summer 2024.

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A black and white photo portrait of the artist Henry Moore, taken in 1986 it shows Moore as a very elderly man. He is seated with a warm blanket over his lap, while working on a sketch in his sketchbook.


Our website, like many others, uses small text files called cookies to help improve your user experience and distinguish you from other users of visitors to our website.

This page contains information on what cookies are, the types of cookies we use and how to switch cookies off in your browser.


What are ‘Cookies’?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser of the hard drive of your computer (if you agree to this). This means the website can recognise your device if you return to the same website and store things such as user preferences. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. You can think of cookies as providing a ‘memory’ for our website, enabling it to recognise you and respond appropriately the next time you visit. Some cookies expire at the end of your website session; others remain on your computer for longer. They do not contain personal information about you and cannot be used to identify an individual user.


How can I change my cookie settings?

Click here to update your cookie settings.

You can choose your cookies on the pop-up banner that first appears when visiting our site, or by clicking on the ‘Cookie settings’ link found in the bottom right of the footer on any page of this website.

Alternatively, you can amend the cookie settings in your web browser.

How we use cookies

A visit to a page on this website may generate the following types of cookie:


Strictly necessary cookies

When browsing our website, you may, as a visitor, be asked to accept a particular disclaimer, which will in turn set an anonymous cookie. This cookie ensures that our visitors are only asked the question once, before proceeding to display the requested content. All disclaimer cookies expire automatically at the end of your website session.


Performance cookies

Every time a user visits our website, web analytics software generates anonymous performance cookies. These cookies can tell us whether or not you have visited the wesbite before. This allows us to track how many individual unique users we have, and how often they visit our website. These cookies are completely anonymous and cannot be tracked. We would emphasise again that none of the cookies we use contain any personal information about you and cannot be used to identify an individual user.


Functionality cookies

These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).


Targeting cookies

These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests.

Cookies used on this website


Service Description Link to cookie policy
Flexi-Grant Grant Management software. If you apply for a Henry Moore Foundation Grant, information you submit will be stored in our Flexi-Grant platform.
GoodCRM Customer Relationship Management software. Certain activities on our site, such as filling in inquiry forms, will submit information to our GoodCRM platform.
Mailchimp Email marketing platform. Certain activities on our site, such as signing up to one of our mailing lists, will submit information to our Mailchimp platform.
Google Analytics Website analytics software. Google Analytics is a tool that helps website owners measure how users interact with website content. As a user navigates between web pages, Google Analytics provides website owners JavaScript tags (libraries) to record information about the page a user has seen, for example the URL of the page.
Hotjar Website analytics software. Hotjar is a tool that helps website owners visualise how users engage with a website through the use of interactive heatmaps of clicks and actions. Hotjar is typically only active on this website when we are undertaking specific, timed pieces of research on how users are interacting with our site.
Shopify E-commerce platform used for our online store. If you visit or make purchases through our online shop, information you submit will be stored in our Shopify platform.
Stripe Financial services software. If you make a one-off donation to us online, your payment will be processed by Stripe.
JustGiving Financial services software. If you set up a recurring donation by direct debit to us online, your payment will be processed by JustGiving.