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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Court of Exiles

A new display of art for the British Ambassador's Residence in The Hague

King Charles II (1630-85) Reigned 1660-85 by Pieter Thys

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Mark Wallinger is Innocent by Mark Wallinger


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

Jyll Bradley's works at the Folkstone Triennale 2014

Lavery at The Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin

A painting by John Lavery is On Show at the Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane

High Treason, Court of Criminal Appeal: the Trial of Sir Roger Casement 1916 by Sir John Lavery


July's featured work is Switch line to the Bapaume Road by Ernest Procter

Switch line to the Bapaume Road by Ernest Procter