The Big Painting Challenge

November 2018
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April 15, 2018

Expired 4.0 9 x
Eight artists are still in the competition, and this week they must conquer portraiture. To celebrate the RAF centenary the artistic travelling circus has moved to RAF Hendon. The first task our painters are confronted with are the youthful faces of two RAF cadets. Thankfully their mentors, Diana Ali and Pascal Anson, are ...
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April 8, 2018

Expired 4.0 0 x
Mariella Frostrup and Reverend Richard Coles travel to the Cotswolds for the second episode of the amateur painting competition. Nine painters continue in the artistic boot camp, which this week sees them working with their professional mentors Diana Ali and Pascal Anson to conquer paint-handling techniques to depict natur...
May 2018

May 6, 2018

3.0 101 x
May 6, 2018 of the TV-show The Big Painting Challenge was broadcast by BBC1 on Sunday 6 May 2018 at 18:00.
April 2018

April 29, 2018

3.0 49 x
April 29, 2018 of the TV-show The Big Painting Challenge was broadcast by BBC1 on Sunday 29 April 2018 at 18:00.

April 22, 2018

3.0 45 x
April 22, 2018 of the TV-show The Big Painting Challenge was broadcast by BBC1 on Sunday 22 April 2018 at 18:00.

April 1, 2018

3.0 112 x
April 1, 2018 of the TV-show The Big Painting Challenge was broadcast by BBC1 on Sunday 1 April 2018 at 18:00.
March 2017
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March 12, 2017

Expired 3.0 49 x
Mariella Frostrup and Rev Richard Coles host the semi-final of the amateur painting competition, and the five remaining artists are facing their toughest challenge yet - capturing the human body in movement.
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March 5, 2017

Expired 3.0 12 x
With the competition hotting up, our seven remaining amateur artists head to the world-famous National Portrait Gallery in London and face two portraiture challenges as they fight for their place in next week's semi-final. Portraits are notoriously difficult as everyone can tell if the human face looks right or wrong, so t...
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March 19, 2017

Expired 3.0 41 x
With the winning post in sight, the amateur artists have two nail-biting challenges remaining. With Mariella Frostrup and the Rev Richard Coles overseeing proceedings, it's the last chance for the finalists to impress the judges with everything they've learned throughout the series.
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February 26, 2017

Expired 3.8 14 x
There are eight amateur artists still in the frame, and they take a walk on the wild side as the competition once again gets trickier. This time they're heading to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo and are asked to paint animals. Capturing that spark of life while stood in front of a living, breathing wild creature is incredibly tricky, a...
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