Nottingham City Hospital – Cardiac Centre

Nottingham City Hospital – Cardiac Centre

Textile installation commissioned by Nottingham City Hospital (NCH) for the Trent Cardiac Centre.

Three modules, each an 10mm aluminium rod frame encased in hand-knitted enamelled copper wire, with additional glass beads and baubles, hung off a suspension arm with a counter-balancing scroll; the 3-part installation hangs on 4mm stainless steel wire from a roof gantry in the building’s core light-well; commissioned on behalf of the NCH by Art Contact.

Cloud Nine in situ, showing module with counter-balancing scroll. Dimensions: modules @ 2m x 1m; overall @ 3.5m x 7.5m.

Within the Link Corridor a photographic frieze has been commissioned which has been created from a digital image printed onto acrylic and installed so that it floats off the wall.

7 Panels @: 1000 x 1000mm; 1000 x 1000mm; 500 x 1000mm; 500 x 1000mm; 250 x 1000mm; 750 x 1000mm; 1000 x 1000mm

A number of other artworks by other contemporary artworks were also commissioned for this important development.


  • Object – Source, select and commission artworks for the Trent Cardiac Centre.
  • Client – Nottingham City Hospital
  • Sector – Healthcare
  • Location – Nottingham
  • Status – Completed


  • Consultation
  • Strategy
  • Planning
  • Community Arts
  • Art Selection
  • Procurement
  • Commissioning
  • Project Management
  • Framing & Display
  • Art Handling
  • Transportation
  • Installation