• A view of the Eyeful of Wry exhibition

    An Eyeful of Wry

    An exhibition of works from the Collection is now open at the Brynmor Jones Library gallery, Hull

For over 100 years, the UK Government Art Collection has collected works of art to display in British Government buildings around the world, promoting British art and culture.

Wild Boy at the Government Art Collection

This summer at the GAC, a collaboration with children's author Rob Lloyd Jones and Pop Up Projects, culminated in a …


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'Reframing the Past' for the Future

A Photogrammetry Experiment

Reframing the Past

Parliament Week 2017

We are taking part in Parliament Week, which aims to increase awareness of Parliament and its work

Parliament Week logo


In this interview in her new studio, Jyll Bradley discusses her work

Jyll Bradley's works at the Folkstone Triennale 2014

Margaret Harrison at Azkuna Zentroa, Bilbao

A drawing by Margaret Harrison currently features in an exhibition at Azkuna Zentroa, Bilbao

Charcoal Drawing from Series “Dorothy Wordsworth” by Margaret Harrison


November's featured work is a print by James Gillray

The Friend of the People and His Petty-New-Gatherer paying John Bull a Visit by James Gillray