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How To Get On In The Art World 

Download Your Own Jake & Dinos Chapman Artwork

Download Your Own Jake & Dinos Chapman Artwork

Posted: 20th Nov 2007

To coincide with the episode How To Get On In The Art World, Jake and Dinos Chapman made an art work for readers to download.

How To Get On In The Art World 

Episode Guide: How To Get On In The Art World

Episode Guide: How To Get On In The Art World

Posted: 16th Nov 2007

As investment in the art market continues to rise, Imagine... pays a visit to Frieze Art Fair to meet some of the artists, collectors and gallerists behind this lucrative world.

Louise Bourgeois, Spiderwoman 

Episode Guide: Louise Bourgeois, Spiderwoman

Episode Guide: Louise Bourgeois, Spiderwoman

Posted: 12th Nov 2007

Louise Bourgeois, nearly a century old, is still making art today. As the Tate Modern holds a major retrospective of her work, Imagine... visits the prolific artist at her home in New York.

 

Video: Jamie Hewlett's Monkey Memories

Video: Jamie Hewlett's Monkey Memories

Posted: 25th Jun 2007

"Friday night, school's finished, watch Monkey." Watch artist Jamie Hewlett share some of his designs for the character Monkey.

 

Gallery: "isms" and "wasms"

Gallery: "isms" and "wasms"

Posted: 30th May 2007

"Surrealism is the spirit of the dream coupled with reality." Read thoughts on Surrealism by people including George Melly, Grayson Perry and Philippe Starck.

 

Video: A New Way Of Juggling

Video: A New Way Of Juggling

Posted: 30th May 2007

The Surrealists enjoyed subverting ordinary ways of doing things. Watch Alan Yentob's New Way Of Juggling.

 

Gallery: Inside Surrealism

Gallery: Inside Surrealism

Posted: 30th May 2007

See "marvellous and beautiful" images of the Surrealist Group Inside the Central Office of Surrealist Research and images by Marcel Duchamp, Rene Magritte and others.

 

Video: Limbo-Land

Video: Limbo-Land

Posted: 30th May 2007

Watch artist Zoe Walker's tragicomic and surreal attempt to launch a handmade moon into the night sky.

 

Gallery: A Dream-Like Journey

Gallery: A Dream-Like Journey

Posted: 30th May 2007

See images from the making of Alan Yentob's dream-like journey, Imagine... it's the surreal thing, into the world of the Surreal.

 

Gallery: Exquisite Corpse

Gallery: Exquisite Corpse

Posted: 29th May 2007

We asked artists including Grayson Perry, George Melly and Philippe Starck to create an Exquisite Corpse exclusively for Imagine... See the art work.

 

Video: Proverbs For Today

Video: Proverbs For Today

Posted: 29th May 2007

Watch Alan Yentob offer a surreal twist on Proverbs For Today.

 

Video: A Succinct Lexicon of Eroticism

Video: A Succinct Lexicon of Eroticism

Posted: 29th May 2007

"Kink, lesbianise, masturbate." In their quest to subvert all things the Surrealists even managed to make sign language dirty. Watch as Alan Yentob delivers a Succinct Lexicon of Eroticism.

 

Video: How To Be A Surrealist

Video: How To Be A Surrealist

Posted: 29th May 2007

"The mad beast of custom must be hunted down!" the Surrealists declared of the conventions of art and life. Watch our guide on How To Be A Surrealist.

 

Gallery: Map of an Englishman

Gallery: Map of an Englishman

Posted: 24th May 2007

Anger, Sex, Dementia, Cheerleader... Take a look at artist Grayson Perry's extraordinary map of his own mind, Map of an Englishman.

 

Maria Vs the Nazis

Maria Vs the Nazis

Posted: 15th May 2007

Martin Smith, writer of Stealing Klimt, tells of his involvement in the story of Maria Altmann, and her fight to reclaim her family’s stolen legacy.

 

Video: "The Greatest Theft In History"

Posted: 14th May 2007

Watch a preview of Stealing Klimt, the dramatic story of how the Nazis stole Klimt's masterpiece from Maria Altmann's family and her desperate struggle to reclaim it years later.

 

Gallery: The Stolen Paintings

Posted: 14th May 2007

"The paintings were taken out of my uncle's house and stolen," recounts Maria Altmann. See the paintings which were stolen by the Nazis in 1938.

 

Video: Dance with Gilbert and George

Posted: 9th May 2007

Watch Gilbert and George recreate their famous Bend It dance, with your choice of soundtracks, including Green Onions and Just The Two Of Us.

 

Exclusive Art: Planed

Posted: 8th May 2007

While filming Imagine... Gilbert and George created a unique piece of art for readers to download.

 

Video: The Singing Lobster

Posted: 8th May 2007

Watch Gilbert and George show Alan Yentob their treasured singing lobster.

 

Video: "Spice Boys"

Posted: 8th May 2007

"All Mouth And No Trousers." Gilbert and George read some of their favourite newspaper headlines about themselves.

 

Video: "My sister Lilly is a whore down Piccadilly..."

Posted: 8th May 2007

"My mother is another down The Strand..." Gilbert and George talk about the street where they live in a clip only available on this website.

 

Video: Sexual Townscape

Posted: 8th May 2007

Gilbert and George take Alan Yentob around their recent Tate Modern exhibition, showing him work inspired by East End grafitti and personal ads.

 

Video: "I Love The Burnt Sienna"

Posted: 8th May 2007

Watch Gilbert and George as they make a piece of art exclusively for Imagine...

 

Episode Guide: No Surrender

Posted: 4th May 2007

"All the hidden remarks - ‘the curiously besuited couple’, 'the tedious twosome’ - that’s all coded language for ‘I’d prefer not to have two poofs exhibiting in this gallery’."

 

Episode Guide: Stealing Klimt

Posted: 3rd May 2007

The Golden Portrait, one of the world's most expensive paintings, was stolen by the Nazis in WWII. Maria Altmann recounts the dramatic struggle to recover her family’s stolen belongings.



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