Parliamentary Works of Art

Cornelia Parker’s General Election artworks unveiled

Cornelia Parker has unveiled her artworks created in response to the 2017 General Election

Portrait of Bernie Grant (1944-2000) unveiled in Parliament


New portrait of one of Britain’s first black MPs, Bernie Grant enters the Parliamentary Art Collection

New Acquisition: ‘A Gun Crew’ by Sir Frank Brangwyn


Study for unrealised House of Lords WW1 memorial acquired for Parliamentary Art Collection

August Artwork of the Month: 'Statesman No. 1' by Ape


This month's artwork marks the 150th anniversary of the Second Reform Act 1867

July Artwork of the Month: 'Wolfenden' by Jez Dolan


This month's artwork marks the 50th anniversary of the Sexual Offences Act 1967

More parliamentary works of art

Title Date
May Artwork of the Month: 'The Westminster Election, 1796' 01.05.2017
Cornelia Parker is the official Election Artist for 2017 01.05.2017
March Artwork of the Month: 'Margaret Beckett MP' by Antony Williams 27.02.2017
February Artwork of the Month: ‘Alfred Inciting the Saxons’ by G.F. Watts 02.02.2017
Collections care in focus: Daniel Maclise’s 'Trafalgar' and 'Waterloo' 30.01.2017
Bob and Roberta Smith Art UK launch painting goes on display 16.01.2017