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Damien Hirst

Damien Hirst

Our most recent acquisition - In May 2020, Damien Hirst created Butterfly Rainbow to show support for the NHS in the Coronavirus crisis.

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Andy Kirkby

Andy Kirkby

Precious Scars by Andy Kirkby is our most recent commission is a glistening golden oak - it was installed to recognise the incredible gift of life given by organ donors, with the support of their families.

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Carol Robertson

Carol Robertson

Light Inside I and II. Two oil paintings on canvas that mark the entrance to the Chapel. 1999.

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David Nash

David Nash

Twelve Shims, Four Cedar Thresholds. Twelve wall mounted 'wings' of beech and four framed panels in Cedar. 1999.

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Elisabeth Frink

Elisabeth Frink

Elisabeth Frink Dog. One of our most treasured possessions and an intrinsic presence in our hospital is going on a journey.

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Gabriella Sancisi

Gabriella Sancisi

Gabriella Sancisi made this series of baby portraits during a two weeks residency at DCH, 29 May - 2 June 1999.

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Graham Crowley

Graham Crowley

Graham Crowley - The Breeze 1997/8

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Jim Dine

Jim Dine

The Astra Set by Jim Dine, 5 colour lithographs from 1985, situated in the Lecture Theatre.

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John Hubbard

John Hubbard

John Hubbard The Mere, Cogden 1998

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Jonathan Delafield Cook

Jonathan Delafield Cook

Bull - charcoal on canvas 2000. The artists chose a prize bull from the local area to be the subject of this work.

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Joseph J Field

Joseph J Field

Joseph J Field: Life Stories - An interactive project with patients, recording their memories in Artists Books

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Keith Baddams

Keith Baddams

Kicking Corona lockdown donation. Glass restorer Keith had wanted to repay the NHS for some time. He found that lockdown 2020 gave him the perfect opportunity to create this beautiful stained glass panel.

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Martin Donlin

Martin Donlin

Blue Wall: Backlit stained glass wall located in the Accident and Emergency waiting area. 1997

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Martin Parr

Martin Parr

Martin Parr is a very successful Magnum photographer who lives in Bristol but has a fond connection with this area.

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Paul Roberts - Holmes

Paul Roberts - Holmes

Of Mithras, Herne and Epona, Paul Roberts - Holmes 1998: Sculptures made entirely of fragments of metal objects found in the Dorset landscape

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Peter Logan

Peter Logan

Kinetic Pencil Sculpture. They are informed inter-disciplinarily by mathematics and engineering and a meeting point between art and science, aesthetics and technology. They are designed to be viewed from the childrens ward.

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Phil Hill

Phil Hill

Phil Hill: Mind Body Soul - 2019 from his 'antidepressionism' series. Phil wanted to thank staff for such great care recieved at DCH.

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Renny Tait

Renny Tait

Renny Tait Lighthouse, Blue Sky, 1999

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Richard Harris

Richard Harris

Richard Harris Open Sky, Curving Stone 1997

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Stephen Farthing

Stephen Farthing

Stephen Farthing The Knowledge, Dorset 1997/8

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Susan Derges

Susan Derges

The hospital commission by Susan Derges, The River Taw, is located outside the Maternity Unit on South Wing Level 1. It was commissioned in 1997.

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Wall of Words

Wall of Words

Wall of Words by Kevin Carter, Paul Hyland and Andrew Whittle 2000

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