What’s happening

Find out about current projects and activity here. In 2020 the Collection moved into its new home and will open to the public with a new programme of exhibitions and events. To stay in touch and find out more about our events and projects, follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

Partnership Projects

The Government Art Collection is committed to working with different partners and to finding new ways to reach wider audiences.

Lubaina Himid standing in from of her TenTen print against a red wall

Robson Orr TenTen Award 2021

In 2021, Lubaina Himid CBE was awarded the Robson Orr TenTen Award 2021 for her print commission Old Boat, New Weather.

Lubaina Himid at Tate Modern

Where can I see the Collection?

Where can I see the Government Art Collection?

A slab of concrete against an orange background

Art X-UK

Over 2020 the Government Art Collection collected new works by 45 visual artists from across the UK, celebrating and supporting the diversity of creativity across the Union.