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An introduction to the work of the Government Art Collection

Cairo

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

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

The Government Art Collection around the world

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AlbionAlbion

Chris Orr

Born 1943

Ice Star (Scaur Water, Penpont, Dumfriesshire)Ice Star (Scaur Water, Penpont, Dumfriesshire)

Andy Goldsworthy

Born 1956

In the Cellar MirrorIn the Cellar Mirror

Norman Charles Blamey

1914-2000

Map of NowhereMap of Nowhere

Grayson Perry

Born 1960