Celebrating the power and the meaning of gifts in culture, in politics and in life.
The Art of the Gift
The Cultural Frontline Presents: Lurker
Natalie Mackinnon’s new drama Lurker shows how social media fandom can become obsession
Art from the Anthropocene
How artists are responding to the footprint humans are leaving on the planet
The Art of Storytelling
How do you tell a great story through music, film, theatre and poetry?
My Art and My Mental Health
We speak to creative minds about their mental health and their art
Murder, Mystery and the Perfect Crime Story
We explore the art of crime storytelling in fact and in fiction, from Lagos to Copenhagen
Restitution and Art: What Does it Mean to Return?
Should museums return art and artefacts to their country of origin?
The clash between Tunisian artists preserving cultural heritage and those rewriting it
Hong Kong's Foo Tak Building
The Foo Tak building is home to underground, experimental arts and civil society groups
Iran Through the Eyes of its Artists
Forty years after the 1979 Iranian Revolution, how has Iran changed culturally?
How to find the funny side of Brexit
We hear from writers, comedians and musicians about the culture of a changing Europe
Artist stories for rebel girls
To mark International Women’s Day, we celebrate female artists fighting for equality
Songs for change
We speak to musicians from across the world telling stories through song
Level up: How video games are changing society
We meet gamers, designers and artists creating a positive social change through gaming
Arabic cinema's fearless female film-makers
The power of women’s stories in Arabic cinema and the challenges in telling their stories
A passion for dance
How dance can change lives and the societies we live in
Art breaking barriers
Lessons from artists, writers and directors using art to bridge divides and involve all
Notre-Dame and the art that changes us
We reflect on the power of art and culture to change the way we see the world
Indonesia through the eyes of its artists
We hear from the comedians, writers and artists shaping Indonesia's cultural future
Meet theatre’s bold change-makers
We meet the writers, actors and performers who are changing the face of theatre
Can podcasts change the world?
How are podcasts changing the stories we tell and what we learn about our world?
My art, my gender identity and me
We talk to artists and cultural voices from around the world about their gender identity
India through the eyes of its artists
We meet writers, comedians, directors and artists shaping India's cultural future
My camera, my country
We speak to leading filmmakers about how they share the story of their country on screen.
Art to believe in
The Cultural Frontline speaks to artists about how their faith inspires their work
Kelis: Adventures in food, music and art
We celebrate artists combining the creative and the culinary in innovative ways
North America’s Indigenous renaissance?
Are Native American and Indigenous artists in Canada enjoying a renaissance?
Comedy for change: Saturday Night Live’s Chris Redd
We meet leading comedians around the world who use humour to question and expose
African writers now: Panashe Chigumadzi and Chigozie Obioma
We speak to some of Africa’s leading writers about the transformative power of literature
Extinction Rebellion: Art versus climate change
How Extinction Rebellion and global artists are tackling climate change with art.
Like, Subscribe, Share? Inside the world of YouTube
We speak to YouTubers from around the world about the online video platform.
From Burning Man to Nyege Nyege: How music festivals change culture
We explore the world of music festivals from Uganda's Nyege Nyege to Burning Man
Art of the Hong Kong and Sudan protests
Stories of artists creating work following protests in Hong Kong, Sudan and the Balkans.
Toni Morrison: Power in Prose and Poetry
A tribute to Toni Morrison and we explore the work of poets from Puerto Rico and Ukraine.
Zere, ZVUK and Central Asia’s bold new voices
The stories of Zere, Dimash and ZVUK some of Central Asia bold new artistic voices.
Daniel Schoppen: Roller coaster designer
The ups and downs of creating a wild ride
Roller coaster designer Daniel Schoppen
Roller coaster designer, Daniel Schoppen, experiences his new creation for the first time
Does the Team Drink?
Louis Barfe explores the connections between alcohol and comedy.
The Doolittle Factor
Can animals use language? Stephen Fry weighs up the evidence.
Irish Times, Dublin Daily Express, The Freeman's Journal, April 1886
James Naughtie explores history through front page small ads.