Sussex Modern brings together a unique experience of thirty-six memorable places with the creativity that defines the county’s modern, independent spirit.

Contemporary art, ancient landscapes and innovative winemaking are all here in Sussex to be explored and enjoyed. Sussex Modern celebrates the county’s distinctive contribution to modern culture.

Join the dots: curate your own visit, map your own route, pick your own trail.

Find out more about Sussex Modern here.

Photos by James Ratchford.


Until the 29th August, discover six works by Turner Prize-shortlisted Nathan Coley presented in extraordinary places throughout the Sussex landscape.

From the 2nd of April 2022, six illuminated text sculptures by contemporary British artist Nathan Coley will be on display at surprising locations in and around the Lewes district of Sussex, forming Tentative Words Change Everything: an outdoor exhibition featuring some of the artist’s most important works.

Read more about the sculptures and where you can find them here.

Photos by Keith Hunter.