Turning the Art World Inside Out

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Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

After the huge success of recent shows in Venice, London and Paris, interest in Outsider Art has never been higher. But what exactly is it? How do we define it? And who are its gurus and leading lights? Alan Yentob explores this captivating, compelling and magical alternative art universe. Why in 2013 is Outsider Art finally being feted by the art establishment, and what took it so long? imagine... embarks on a worldwide journey to meet some visionary creators, and their equally obsessive collectors and enthusiasts.

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Credits

Presenter
Alan Yentob
Producer
Jack Cocker
Director
Jack Cocker
Series Editor
Alan Yentob

Broadcasts

  • Tue 19 Nov 2013 22:35 BBC One except Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD, Wales, Wales HD

  • Tue 19 Nov 2013 23:05 BBC One Wales, Wales HD only

  • Tue 19 Nov 2013 23:10 BBC One Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD only

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