Episode 1

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The Culture Show, 2011/2012 Episode 1 of 28

Duration: 59 minutes

Coming from the 60th anniversary celebrations for the Festival of Britain where Nancy Durrant talks to Tracey Emin about her new show at the Hayward. Also, Andrew Graham-Dixon travels north to the new Hepworth Wakefield exhibition space designed by David Chipperfield, while Tom Dyckhoff explores the militarisation of urban architecture.

Mark Kermode tries the new video game LA Noire, which draws its inspiration from film noir, while record producer Danger Mouse talks about his new album Rome, spawned from the spaghetti western soundtrack.

Alastair Sooke checks out the four shortlisted for the Art Fund Prize Museum of the Year and choreographer Wayne McGregor selects his own prize moments from the BBC archives.


Andrew Graham-Dixon
Tom Dyckhoff
Mark Kermode
Alastair Sooke
Interviewed Guest
Tracey Emin
Series Editor
Janet Lee
Series Producer
Emily Kennedy
Series Producer
Emma Cahusac


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