As part of the Pursuit of Beauty strand on BBC Radio 4, dress historian Amber Butchart meets embroidery artists at the forefront of liberating embroidery from its past, helping it …Read More →
Art collector and broadcaster Alvin Hall examines how the dynamic work of African-American self-taught artists is gaining recognition from American institutions today – and how much more needs to be …Read More →
This second programme in the series, A Call to Art explores Latin America’s visceral and complex street art. Graffiti artists use their access to public space to pose questions and …Read More →
This first of three programmes examining protest art in Latin America. The first programme explores the role of memorial art and the process of memorialisation in two countries that …Read More →
David Quantick presents a distinctive appraisal of playwright NF ‘Wally’ Simpson, author of One Way Pendulum and A Resounding Tinkle.
The programme examines NF Simpson’s impact on the turbulent theatre …Read More →