The stories behind iconic works of art.
Art historian Kate Bryan creates a television history of the nude.
Josie d'Arby presents a live life drawing masterclass, which viewers can take part in too.
Hip-hop legend Fab 5 Freddy explores 15th-century Italian renaissance art on horseback.
The story of the last decade of Picasso's life, through the words of family and friends.
A look at the influence of the 17th-century pioneer collectors such as Thomas Howard.
The untold story of Britain's cross-dressing high society painter.
The story of the female artists who aimed to radically change the way women were perceived
What happened when the world's greatest artists met on the edge of the Arctic Circle
Alastair Sooke celebrates the protean genius of artist Robert Rauschenberg.
Andrew Graham-Dixon looks at the art of the German middle ages and Renaissance.
Artist Paul Gauguin, 19th-century colonial wild man, reassessed for the 21st century.
A unique insight into the life of celebrated painter Paula Rego, directed by her son.
Roman anatomist Claudius Galen and the artist and part-time dissector Leonardo da Vinci.
Jim Moir, aka Vic Reeves, explores how video became the art form of the modern world.
What happened on the December night when Vincent van Gogh took a blade to his own ear?
The history of the humble fig leaf throughout 2,000 years of western art and ethics.
Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the extraordinary art to come out of the dark Norwegian soul.
How golden treasures made across the ages reflect everything that has been held as sacred.
Documentary exploring the life and work of the late writer and art critic John Berger.
Biography of the Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai, famous for his print The Great Wave.
Sam Roddick explores the enduring appeal of Botticelli's masterpiece The Birth of Venus.
How mankind's struggle with winter has been reflected in western art throughout the ages.
A look at how the era's sculpture casts a new light on medieval times in Britain.
A look at the sublime art of the Hudson River School.