The Culture Show, 2013/2014 Episode guide

  1. Savion Glover - Happy Feet

    Morgan Quaintance speaks to Savion Glover about his life, work and art.

    First broadcast: 25 Mar 2014

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  2. Tony Parsons - The Art of Boxing

    Author and columnist Tony Parsons examines the ancient art of boxing.

    First broadcast: 17 Mar 2014

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  3. Henri Matisse - A Cut Above the Rest

    An portrait of Henri Matisse, one of the most celebrated artists of the 20th century.

    First broadcast: 03 Mar 2014

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  4. Forget the Oscars, Here are the Kermodes

    Mark Kermode uncovers missing gems deserving of his coveted golden gong.

    First broadcast: 24 Feb 2014

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  5. Damon Albarn - Solo

    Following Damon Albarn as he prepares to present his first solo album to the world.

    First broadcast: 17 Feb 2014

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  6. Lego - The Building Blocks of Architecture

    An evaluation of the contribution on Lego to architecture, and its continuing influence.

    First broadcast: 10 Feb 2014

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  7. Derry Londonderry - A New Chapter

    Nick Laird explores the historic walled city of Derry Londonderry.

    First broadcast: 04 Dec 2013

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  8. Vicky Featherstone - All Change at the Royal Court

    Clemency Burton-Hill with a profile of the Royal Court's first female artistic director.

    First broadcast: 27 Nov 2013

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  9. Paul Smith -These Are a Few of My Favourite Things

    Alan Yentob asks fashion designer Paul Smith to choose objects which sum up his life.

    First broadcast: 20 Nov 2013

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  10. Gaga - The Mother Monster

    Lady Gaga meets Miranda Sawyer for an exclusive interview.

    First broadcast: 13 Nov 2013

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  11. Wars of the Heart

    James Runcie examines how some writers found inspiration in the danger of the Blitz.

    First broadcast: 06 Nov 2013

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  12. Samuel Johnson Prize 2013

    A review of the six shortlisted books for Britain's most prestigious award for nonfiction.

    First broadcast: 30 Oct 2013

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  13. The Art of Chinese Painting

    Exploring the ancient art of Chinese painting.

    First broadcast: 23 Oct 2013

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  14. A Night at the London Film Festival

    A look at the London Film Festival and the real life stories behind some of the films.

    First broadcast: 16 Oct 2013

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  15. Sylvie Guillem - Force of Nature

    A portrait of the famous ballet dancer Sylvie Guillem as she faces a future after dance.

    First broadcast: 09 Oct 2013

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  16. Jon Ronson meets Malcolm Gladwell - Beware the Underdog

    Jon Ronson talks to Malcolm Gladwell about his latest work.

    First broadcast: 02 Oct 2013

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  17. Northern Soul - Keep the Faith

    Paul Mason discovers the origin of the Northern Soul music scene.

    First broadcast: 25 Sep 2013

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  18. A Portrait of Jonathan Yeo

    Alastair Sooke meets portrait artist Jonathan Yeo.

    First broadcast: 18 Sep 2013

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  19. The People's Palace

    Tom Dyckhoff explores the biggest public library in Europe, opening in Birmingham.

    First broadcast: 10 Sep 2013

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  20. YouTube - The Future of TV?

    Investigative journalist Jacques Peretti ventures into the world of YouTube.

    First broadcast: 04 Sep 2013

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  21. The Culture Show at Edinburgh: Happy Birthday Traverse

    Sue Perkins goes behind the scenes at the Traverse Theatre, now in its 50th year.

    First broadcast: 28 Aug 2013

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  22. The Culture Show at Edinburgh: Funny Women

    Sue Perkins explores the highs and lows of being a woman in the world of stand-up comedy.

    First broadcast: 21 Aug 2013

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  23. The Culture Show at Edinburgh: Leonardo da Vinci - The Anatomist

    Art critic Alastair Sooke heads to the new Leonardo da Vinci exhibition in Edinburgh.

    First broadcast: 14 Aug 2013

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  24. Venice - A Tale of Two Cities

    Alastair Sooke and Dr Bendor Grosvenor explore the art in Venice, both old and new.

    First broadcast: 07 Aug 2013

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  25. The Unstoppable Thomas Heatherwick

    Film following designer Thomas Heatherwick, whose works include the 2012 Olympic cauldron.

    First broadcast: 31 Jul 2013

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  26. Who Are You Calling an African Artist?

    Morgan Quaintance examines the careers of Ibrahim El-Salahi and Meschac Gaba.

    First broadcast: 24 Jul 2013

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  27. Maxine Peake - Performance, Protest and Peterloo

    Miranda Sawyer meets Maxine Peake, who is performing Shelley's The Masque of Anarchy.

    First broadcast: 17 Jul 2013

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