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Key dates

Take One Picture projects take place throughout the year. CPD days are held in the Autumn and Spring Terms, and you have until the following Autumn Term to submit your project. 

These are the key dates to remember for the current focus paintings:

2025 focus painting: Pieter de Hooch, 'The Courtyard of a House in Delft'

Stage 2: You have until 31 October 2024 to work on your project at school.

Stage 3: You can submit your project between now and 31 October 2024. We hope to inform you before the Christmas break whether your project has been shortlisted. Submit your project here.

Stage 4: The exhibition will open in summer 2025. 

View the painting online

Download the teachers' notes

2024 focus painting: Henri Rousseau, 'Surprised!'

Stage 4: Submissions have now closed.

The exhibition will open in summer 2024.

View the painting online 

Download the teachers' notes