What’s happening

Find out about current projects and activity here. In 2021 the Collection moves in to a new home and we look forward to resuming our popular behind-the-scenes tours, alongside a new public programme. To be the first to hear our news, 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

Robson Orr TenTen Award 2021

This year, Lubaina Himid CBE has been awarded the Robson Orr TenTen Award 2021 for her print commission Old Boat, New Weather.

Art technicians installing a print containing the text COURAGE INSPIRATION SWEAT LOVE THE PARALYMPICS 2012

On Show

Where can I see the Collection?

Art X-UK Acquisitions

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.