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

Open House London 2016

Come and visit the GAC to see works of art and go 'behind the scenes' to find out how we operate

Open House tour at the GAC


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


The featured work for August is a print by David Shrigley from TeamGB for Rio2016

Life is Fantastic by David Shrigley