Unique arts studio at Chelsea & Westminster

Unique arts studio at Chelsea & Westminster

The new CW+ Studio – is a bespoke multi-functional art and cultural space at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.


The Studio welcomes patients as part of an award-winning performance and participatory programme Arts for All.

The CW+ Studio was designed and built according to accessibility and design principles set out in the CW+ Design Standards,

as well as those governing good practice in building better environments for patients and staff.


  • Dementia-friendly design.

  • Wheelchair accessibility

  • Meets hospital requirements – disabled toilet, air handling, fire safety.

  • Adjustable lighting.

  • Integrated sound system

  • Kitchen facilities.

  • 100 square metres of dedicated floorspace to facilitate group workshops and events.

The works involved.

  • Order sanitary ware

  • Build fire walls

  • Form floor structure

  • Electrical / mechanical /data works

  • Plumbing works

  • Measure and order glazing

  • Fitted suspended ceiling

  • Tape joint and decorate

  • Installed new vinyl flooring

  • Installed fire protection – fit new smokes , fit new sprinkler system

  • Installed A/C & ventilation

  • Installed new doors/ frames

  • Installed access control

  • Installed glazing inc mastics

  • Fitted new tiger play furniture