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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A Registrar in Minsk

A Registrar travels to Minsk to oversee the transportation of GAC works

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Mark Wallinger is Innocent by Mark Wallinger

Turning space into substance

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

Margot Perryman

Danckerts at the National Maritime Museum

A painting by Hendrick Danckerts is on show at the National Maritime Museum, London

Whitehall from St. James's Park by Hendrick Danckerts


November's Featured Work is Charles Jervas's portrait of Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough

Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough by Charles Jervas