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 …

24-Aug-2015

More than 11,000 works of art at your fingertips

Learn more about our works – simply select one of these links to begin exploring the Collection

Features

The Art of Diplomacy

Watch GAC Curator Dr Laura Popoviciu in a short FCO film on 'The Art of Diplomacy'.

FCO Staircase

Museums at Night 2017

Come and visit to see the current display 'Reframing the Past' and take a behind-the-scenes tour

Outpost by Anne Hardy

Glass/House

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

Jyll Bradley's works at the Folkstone Triennale 2014

Joan Eardley at Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh

A painting by Joan Eardley has been lent to 'A Sense of Place', a major exhibition in Edinburgh

A Carter and his Horse by Joan Eardley

March

'A Visit to the Boarding School', a mezzotint after George Morland is this month's featured work

A Visit to the Boarding School by George Morland