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

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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 - FULLY BOOKED

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

Gillian Wearing at the National Portrait Gallery, London

Two GAC works of art by Gillian Wearing are on loan to the National Portrait Gallery, London

Me as an Artist in 1984 by Gillian Wearing

April

The Featured Work for April is 'The Race (eventually you must join in)', a drawing by David Shrigley

The Race (eventually you must join in) by David Shrigley