How 1930s novelists and composers used the pastoral mode to address the legacy of WWI.
How African-American self-taught artists are gaining recognition in American institutions.
Programme following portrait artist Fiona Graham-Mackay as she paints poet Andrew Motion.
Photographer Andrew Heptinstall's quest to represent sound within a photograph.
interview by Mark Lawson
Art so small you have to avoid inhaling it.
How are some of Scotland’s newest noise-makers discovering the joys of sound art?
Neil MacGregor focuses on images with a purpose - to change the viewer's behaviour.
Oliver Burkeman explores how thinking more about death can help make us happier.
Sculptor and musician Nick Reynolds talks about his fascination with death masks.
Before there was cinema, there was the Diorama. Now extinct we bring it back to life!
How the power of the news media is used as a global government tool for influence.
Exploring the darker side of the landscape and the revival of Folk Horror in the arts.
Protest art in Latin America. A journey into the graffiti art of Columbia and Mexico.
Why do so many people want to make their mark with graffiti?
Aside from the physical landscape, what does graffiti and street art actually change?
Step inside the home of artist Stephen Wright, a work of art reverberating with past lives
Artist Humphrey Ocean meets painter Mark Alexander.
Bells made by artist Peter Shenai from Hurricane Katrina data are rung in New Orleans.
What is it to 'look at' something? Artist Simon Periton explores his view of the world.
Painter Jonathan Yeo meets music producer William Orbit.
Caz Graham visits the Northumberland countryside to discover stunning art in the landscape
Will Gompertz launches his new series on creativity at a life-drawing class in Brighton.
Josie Long presents documentaries where reality takes on a magical aspect.
Protest art in Latin America. A journey into the memorial art of Guatemala and Chile.
Surrealist Nancy Fouts meets the artist duo Rob and Nick Carter, who create digital art.
Can anyone declare themselves an artist? David Tovey considers the so-called rules.
Wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson explains how landscape paintings have inspired him.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss pastoral literature from Virgil to Dylan Thomas.
Dr Cadence Kinsey asks how 'place' informs contemporary public art in the UK.