The Art of Diplomacy

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

FCO Staircase

a short history of the China trade

Edmund de Waal talks about creating a new porcelain work for Ambassador's Residence in Beijing

a short history of the China trade by Edmund de Waal


July's Featured Work is 'Marquee' by Dexter Dalwood

Marquee by Dexter Dalwood

John Craxton at the Benaki Museum, Athens

'Tin Olive Oil Can', an oil painting by John Craxton, is on loan to the Benaki Museum in Athens

Tin Olive Oil Can by John Craxton

Events and Activities

Find out what's going on at the Government Art Collection

Mark Wallinger is Innocent by Mark Wallinger