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Friday 29 Aug 2014

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BBC announces Art Revealed season

To accompany the launch of the Your Paintings website, a pan-BBC television collection of programmes will broadcast this summer under the umbrella title Art Revealed.

Art Revealed begins on BBC Four with British Masters, a three-part reappraisal of early 20th century British art, fronted by a new art historical face for the BBC, Dr James Fox. On BBC One art critic Alastair Sooke will explore the The World's Most Expensive Paintings, while Waldemar Januszczak considers the more radical aspects of the work of The Impressionists on BBC Two.

All three presenters have also created virtual Guided Tours for the Your Paintings website, further exploring their areas of interest and building on the content of the programmes. These will be available immediately after each programme is broadcast at bbc.co.uk/yourpaintings.

Dr James Fox

Further information on British Masters is available on the BBC Four Spring/Summer 2011 press pack

Alastair Sooke

Further information on The World's Most Expensive Paintings is available here: BBC announces new arts highlights and reveals major initiative to engage audiences in arts participation

Waldemar Januszczak

Further information on The Impressionists is available on the BBC Two Summer & Autumn 2011 press pack

JB

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