Parliamentary Works of Art

March Artwork of the Month: 'Margaret Beckett MP' by Antony Williams


To mark Women’s History Month, March’s artwork is Antony Williams’s portrait of Margaret Beckett MP

February Artwork of the Month: ‘Alfred Inciting the Saxons’ by G.F. Watts


This month’s artwork marks 200 years since the birth of George Frederic Watts RA

Collections care in focus: Daniel Maclise’s 'Trafalgar' and 'Waterloo'


Since March 2016 research has been underway into the conservation history of Daniel Maclise’s two vast wall paintings in the Royal Gallery

Bob and Roberta Smith Art UK launch painting goes on display


Painting made by artist Bob and Roberta Smith to celebrate last year's launch of Art UK has gone on display in Portcullis House

January Artwork of the Month: ‘Thomas Roe at the Court of Ajmir’


To mark UK/India 2017, January’s Artwork depicts the reception of the first British diplomatic representative on the Indian subcontinent

More parliamentary works of art

Title Date
Race Relations Act 1965 banner unveiled in Leeds 02.11.2016
Bust of Charles Bradlaugh MP unveiled in Portcullis House 02.11.2016
House of Commons Clerk’s WW1 medals acquired 27.10.2016
October Artwork of the Month: 'Diane Abbott MP' by Stuart Pearson Wright 26.09.2016
Open House 2016 06.09.2016
September Artwork of the Month: 'Colonel Barré' by Richard Houston 01.09.2016