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.

‘Such men have lost all patriotic feeling’

Wandering through The Great War in Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery last week, I suddenly remembered...

25-Mar-2014

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Features

A day in the life of …

A day in the life of a GAC Curator of Information and Research (Historical)

Philippa studying a painting

Parliament Week 2014

Sign up for one of our Parliament Week guided tours of the GAC

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Turning space into substance

In this interview in her studio, Margot Perryman discusses the paintings she has in the Collection

Margot Perryman

Mel Brimfield in Lausanne

Mel Brimfield's sculpture '4' 33" (Prepared Pianola for Roger Bannister)' is on display in Lausanne

4' 33

November

November's Featured Work is Sir Augustus Wall Callcott's portrait of his wife, writer Maria Callcott

Lady Maria Callcott, née Dundas (1785-1842) traveller and author by Sir Augustus Wall Callcott