Following Anish Kapoor and Cecil Balmond's Orbit sculpture from commission to completion.
Andrew Graham-Dixon finds out about China's booming antiques trade.
A Culture Show special on the BBC Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2011.
A panel of experts debate the presidency of John F Kennedy.
Alastair Sooke presents this Culture Show special from the 243rd Summer Exhibition.
The best of the week's arts and culture news
Turner prize-winning artist Grayson Perry presents from the Frieze Art Fair.
Culture Show Special on the Man Booker Prize 2010.
A Culture Show special on the Royal Institute of British Architects' Stirling Prize.
Alastair Sooke explores the often overlooked history of Britain's wartime renaissance.
Andrew Graham-Dixon meets his childhood hero John Lydon.
Classical pianist Alfred Brendel gives a rare interview to conductor Charles Hazlewood.
First shown on the Culture Show in 2006, Mark Kermode meets film director Werner Herzog.
A look back on Liverpool's year, from Paul McCartney's homecoming to community projects.
Angelina Jolie talks frankly to Mark Kermode about her considerable film career.
Culture Show special previewing the 240th annual Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy.
A topical series featuring the best arts and culture stories of the week.
Highlights from Liverpool's opening weekend as the European Capital of Culture.
Kenneth Branagh discusses his life and his mixed relationship with the press.
Stephen Poliakoff talks to Mark Kermode about the themes he explores in his works.
Verity Sharp meets Sigur Ros in their native Iceland and in the UK for the Electric Proms.
Comedians, writers and critics pay tribute to the cartoon.
Mark Kermode and Lauren Laverne celebrate iconic film locations nationwide.
Lou Reed talks to Lauren Laverne about why he's recreating his cult 1973 album.
The biggest stories from the world of the arts, covering literature, art, film and more.