Steve McQueen to create a mass portrait of London’s Year 3 pupils

Find out more about this ground-breaking project.

Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen

One of the world’s most ambitious art projects

Using the traditional school class photograph, the portrait will capture tens of thousands of London school pupils aged 7-8 in a milestone year of their development.

Tate Britain
Tate Britain

Tate Britain

Steve McQueen’s epic portrait featuring tens of thousands of Year 3 pupils

Between November 2019 and May 2020, the Duveen Galleries at Tate Britain will be taken over by a vast artwork of thousands of class photographs.

Free resources for schools

Download 'Learning Lenses', the Tate Year 3 Project’s classroom resource

Simple but essential opportunities for pupils to explore art, PSHE and key current issues relevant to themselves.

Twilight teacher development events - booking now open

Book your free place at two free twilight teacher development events, taking place at Tate Britain.

Both events offer inspirational insight to fuel practice in the classroom and are a great opportunity to meet others and experience exclusive access to the gallery.