Architect's visualisation of the entrance to the new Stage 1 Building

Architect’s visualisation of the entrance to the new Stage 1 Building

CONNECT is the public art programme for the redevelopment of the Royal Sussex County Hospital.

It will bring a unique quality to the new patient and public environments, that reflects the hospital’s values of compassionate care for all.

The programme was launched in November 2016 and will result in commissions throughout the hospital including waiting rooms, treatment rooms, corridors and even the roof garden.



Artist Opportunity – Heritage Commission

Connect is seeking to commission an artist to creatively respond to the history of Royal Sussex County Hospital site

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Current Commissions

View the latest commissions for 3Ts below:

Heritage Commission

This commission will explore, interpret and celebrate the history of the Royal Sussex County Hospital.

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Art and Wayfinding: Lifts and Corridors

The wayfinding strategy for the 3Ts Redevelopment will mean that visitors to the new hospital buildings will be able to navigate using feature wall artworks, as well as the standard signage system.

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Sharon Ting, a textile artist who creates colourful abstract panels for public spaces, has been appointed to develop an aesthetic approach to the whole Sanctuary space within the 3Ts redevelopment.

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Welcome Spaces

Artist Kate Blee was appointed to engage with BDP Architects to incorporate an artistic approach to the design of the hospital reception areas.

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