This is not a series about things
that hang on walls, it is not
about decor or prettiness.
It is a series about the force,
the need, the passion of art
...the power of art.
Presenter Simon Schama introduces his choice of artists and artworks from the TV series and tells us why art matters.
Eight figures from the world of art present a selection of artworks inspired by the artists in the TV series - all available to view in the UK.
Explore the Power of Art in 14 city guides across the UK, where we highlight key works and exhibitions to visit.
A series of art commissions from some of the UK's most exciting contemporary artists, each located in a UK city and brought to you via a unique mixture of media and live event.