Arts - Highlights

    1. BBC Four

      Apples, Pears and Paint: How to Make a Still Life Painting

      A look at the history of still life painting, from Xenia murals to Picasso's cubism.

      90 Mins

      Available for 27 days

    2. BBC Four

      The Renaissance Unchained

      4. Hell, Snakes and Giants

      Waldemar Januszczak looks at the Renaissance's climax as it spiralled into madness.

      60 Mins

      Available for 29 days

    1. BBC Four

      BBC Proms

      John Williams Film Prom. Star Wars, Indiana Jones and more

      The BBC Proms celebrates the 85th birthday of the world's favourite film composer.

      120 Mins

      Available for 24 days

    2. BBC Two

      Performance Live: Why It's Kicking Off Everywhere

      Populism, protest and power

      How we got from the optimism of the Arab Spring to the election of Donald Trump.

      59 Mins

      Available for 25 days

    1. BBC Two

      Norman Wisdom: His Story

      From street urchin to knight of the realm, the life story of British actor Norman Wisdom.

      60 Mins

      Available for 29 days

    2. BBC Four

      Forest, Field & Sky: Art out of Nature

      Dr James Fox meets six artists whose work explores our relationship to the natural world.

      60 Mins

      Available for 25 days

    1. BBC Two

      Jane Austen: Behind Closed Doors

      The houses that shaped her

      Lucy Worsley traces the homes the author lived in, with revealing insights into her work.

      59 Mins

      Available for 25 days

    2. BBC Four

      How to Be a World Music Star: Buena Vista, Bhundu Boys and Beyond

      The story of the British world music revolution from the early 1980s to the present.

      90 Mins

      Available for 26 days

    1. BBC Two

      BBC Proms

      2017: Proms Extra: Episode 1

      New Series

      This week's review includes Elgar's Second Symphony conducted by Daniel Barenboim.

      40 Mins

      Available for 25 days

    2. BBC Four

      The Royal Ballet: Woolf Works

      The award-winning triptych

      Darcey Bussell introduces Wayne McGregor’s ballet based on Virginia Woolf's writings.

      120 Mins

      Available for 13 days

    1. BBC One

      imagine... Chris Ofili - The Caged Bird's Song

      Majestic art on a huge scale

      Following master weavers as they turn Ofili's paintings into a spectacular new work.

      60 Mins

      Available for 18 days

    2. BBC One

      Mini Monet Millionaire

      The inspiring story of 14-year-old painter Kieron

      Following the talented prodigy as he prepares for his latest exhibition.

      30 Mins

      Available for 14 days

    1. BBC Two

      The Secrets of the Mona Lisa

      Behind the enigmatic smile

      Andrew Graham-Dixon asks if the world's most famous painting is giving up its secrets.

      59 Mins

      Available for 12 days

    2. BBC Two

      Museum of the Year

      A treasure trove of history, science and culture

      Tristram Hunt showcases the establishments shortlisted for this prestigious prize.

      30 Mins

      Available for 11 days

    1. BBC Four

      Secret Knowledge

      The Art of the Vikings

      An exploration of Viking culture and its long-lasting influence on the British Isles.

      30 Mins

      Available for 21 days

    2. BBC Four

      Becoming a Lied Singer: Thomas Quasthoff and the Art of German Song

      A personal journey into the short but expressive art form of the German lied song.

      60 Mins

      Available for 10 days

    1. BBC Four

      Rock N Roll Guns for Hire: The Story of the Sideman

      A tribute to the unsung heroes of rock, forever in the shadow of the superstars.

      90 Mins

      Available for 11 days

    2. BBC Two

      Manchester International Festival: Everyone Welcome

      The city at its most vibrant

      Lemn Sissay celebrates the continued creativity and spirit of his home city.

      30 Mins

      Available until Mon 8:30pm