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Shop Local - From Dawn to Dusk / From Dee to Don The Suttie Arts Space, ARI12th June - 10th October 2021 For this exhibition we have chosen a variety of works by a large number of artists. It is always fascinating to see how different artists choose to express...

Filming for the Creative Mobile Unit

Over the last few weeks, we’ve been working with film-maker Graeme Roger to film workshops that can be accessed online. These workshops are part of the programme being delivered for the Creative Mobile Unit(CMU) by artists Aubin Stewart, Yvette Bathgate, Amy...

Shane Strachan – Reading and Writing Art

As part of our ‘Shared Collective Heritage’ project, we’ve been lucky to have the opportunity to collaborate with Shane Strachan on some new films which highlight the links between artists represented both in the GHAT collection and in Aberdeen Art Gallery.  Shane,...


Amplify is a project of ambitious participatory arts activity based in NHS Grampian (NHSG) hospital sites. The programme of work is designed to support GHAT’s vision – the pursuit of excellence in arts within healthcare practice, regionally integrated and embedded,...

Inverurie Hospital Garden

‘The importance of physical activity was most acute for volunteers who were unemployed and said going there was better than being “stuck indoors” or “doing nothing”. Like volunteers suffering depression, gardening motivated them to be active and provided distraction...

GHAT is an award winning arts and health organisation which exists to enhance the wellbeing and experience of all who spend time in NHS Grampian hospitals, whether patients, visitors or staff.

We achieve this by promoting the enjoyment of, and participation in, high quality artistic activity alongside the provision of a sympathetic and pleasing environment. 


The GHAT Exhibitions Programme supports artists to create ambitious art exhibitions for display in 2 venues in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary


GHAT works closely with NHSG on new capital build projects and the refurbishment of existing NHSG buildings across the North East of Scotland, Orkney and Shetland.


Artroom is a patient led project of creative session for patients and their carers during long term stays in hospital. 

Art Collection

Over 4000 Artworks On Exhibition Across NHS Grampian.


Grampian Hospitals Art Trust is a charitable organisation which is supports the wellbeing of all who need to access care in hospitals. Our donors, volunteers and supporters make this possible and we’re hugely grateful to every single one of them. 

Grampian Hospitals Art Trust is an independent charity working with art to create a difference across NHS Grampian hospitals.