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 enliven and humanise the new patient and public environments, reflecting the hospital’s values of compassionate care for all.

Connect was launched in November 2016 and will result in commissions throughout the new hospital including in waiting rooms, treatment rooms, corridors and even the gardens.



Share your memories of RSCH – free summer workshops

Artist Daniel Locke is hosting free creative workshops this summer, so everyone can share their stories of the RSCH & enjoy seeing those memories become part of the special new heritage project, The Crucible.

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Latest copy of the Culture Club Newsletter

Welcome to issue 2 of Culture Club, a bi-monthly celebration of local culture, artists & opportunities for BSUH Staff as part of Connect's Emerge programme, a creative wellbeing programme for staff in 2019/20.

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Current Commissions

View the latest commissions for 3Ts below:

Applied – Artworks in Quiet Rooms and Treatment Areas

Artist Hannah Maybank has been appointed to create a suite of printed and stencilled artworks to be applied to 26 Quiet Rooms and 15 Treatment Rooms within the new hospital

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Emerge will help to improve staff morale and wellbeing during the transitional move from the old hospital into the new 3Ts Redevelopment

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The Crucible

Brighton-based arts collective Nimbus is working with artist Daniel Locke on The Crucible, a commission to create a permanent artwork celebrating the history and heritage 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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