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Art of Eternity: Painting Paradise

   2007    Art
How should art depict the relationship between man and God? How can art best express eternal values? Can you and should you portray the face of Christ? For over 1,000 years these were some of the questions which taxed the minds of the greatest artists of the early West. In this three-part series, art historian Andrew Graham-Dixon sets out to unravel the mysteries of art from the pre-perspective era". In the first episode, Andrew traces the beginnings of Christian art in the declining Roman Empire, Egypt and medieval France, and reveals the ideas which lay behind the transition
Series: Art of Eternity

The Glory of Byzantium

   2007    Art
Andrew Graham-Dixon travels to Istanbul to immerse himself in the tumultuous world of the Byzantine Empire. He decodes the iconography of the art of the period and explains its continuing relevance.
Series: Art of Eternity

Building Giants
Building Giants

   2019    Technology
History of the Eagles
History of the Eagles

   2013    History
How to Grow a Planet
How to Grow a Planet

   2012    Science
Neanderthal
Neanderthal

      History
Top Gear
Top Gear

   2012    Technology
Senna
Senna

   2010    Culture
Vietnam in HD
Vietnam in HD

   2011    History