Arts - Highlights

    1. BBC Two

      The Genius of Turner: Painting the Industrial Revolution

      Documentary exploring the influence of the Industrial Revolution on the art of JMW Turner.

      60 Mins

      Available for 24 days

    2. BBC One

      Billy Connolly: Portrait of a Lifetime

      Artists capture the Big Yin

      The national treasure discusses his remarkable life while sitting for three artists.

      60 Mins

      Available for 18 days

    1. BBC Four

      Peter York's Hipster Handbook

      Peter York seeks to understand what he sees as the modern obsession with 'The Authentic'.

      60 Mins

      Available for 26 days

    2. BBC Two

      The Arts Show

      Arts Show X: Episode 4

      Fresh artistic talent and a look at regional festivals going mainstream.

      15 Mins

      Available for 19 days

    1. BBC Four

      Play it Loud: The Story of the Marshall Amp

      The history of the iconic black box that has come to define the sound of rock.

      60 Mins

      Available for 28 days

    2. BBC Four

      The Art of Japanese Life

      2/3 Cities. The Japanese urban centres that redefined views

      James Fox explores how the artistic life of three cities shaped the country's attitudes.

      60 Mins

      Available for 23 days

    1. BBC Four

      Northern Soul: Living for the Weekend

      Film about one of the most exciting underground British club movements of the 1970s.

      60 Mins

      Available for 28 days

    2. BBC Four

      The Man who Brought the Blues to Britain: Big Bill Broonzy

      Last Chance

      Biography of the bluesman Big Bill Broonzy, who would inspire a generation of musicians.

      60 Mins

      Available until Wed 1am

    1. BBC Four

      Sound of Cinema: The Music that Made the Movies

      1/3 The Big Score

      Celebrating the cinema soundtrack, Neil Brand looks at the classic orchestral film score.

      60 Mins

      Available for 25 days

    2. BBC Two

      Sgt Pepper's Musical Revolution with Howard Goodall

      It was 50 years ago today... An in-depth look at the album that changed music history.

      59 Mins

      Available for 14 days

    1. BBC Four

      A Day in the Life of Andy Warhol

      A portrait of the real Andy Warhol, the man behind the enigmatic pop art superstar.

      60 Mins

      Available for 17 days

    2. BBC Two

      Texas with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

      Texas perform with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra at the Barrowland in Glasgow.

      60 Mins

      Available for 20 days

    1. BBC Two

      Nicola Benedetti's Indian Serenade

      Nicola Benedetti joins the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra on a tour of India.

      30 Mins

      Available for 21 days

    2. BBC Four

      Soup Cans & Superstars: How Pop Art Changed the World

      Alastair Sooke champions the subversive wit, radical energy and influence of pop art.

      90 Mins

      Available for 11 days

    1. BBC Four

      Secret Knowledge

      Nina Simone & Me with Laura Mvula

      Singer Laura Mvula visits New York to explore the Nina Simone songs that mean most to her.

      30 Mins

      Available for 22 days

    2. BBC Two

      Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

      A celebration of art

      A chance for emerging and established names to make a big splash in the art world.

      60 Mins

      Available for 20 days

    1. BBC Four

      Handmade in Japan

      2/3 Kimono. Tailoring this distinctly Japanese clothing

      On the island of Amami Oshima we follow the elaborate production of a Japanese kimono.

      30 Mins

      Available for 23 days

    2. BBC Four

      The Art of Japanese Life

      1/3 Nature. A deep connection between art and landscape

      Dr James Fox explores how ancient artists and new works engage with the natural world.

      60 Mins

      Available for 16 days

    1. BBC Four

      Handmade in Japan

      1/3 Samurai Sword. Upholding a legacy of craftmanship

      A family of sword makers continue a tradition their ancestors began centuries ago.

      30 Mins

      Available for 16 days

    2. BBC Four

      The Summer of Love: How Hippies Changed the World

      Series 1: Episode 2

      2/2 An era of social upheaval that pitted America's youth against its elders.

      60 Mins

      Available for 20 days