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The Art of Persuasion

   2006    Culture
Dr Nigel Spivey shows how The political power of art was discovered by kings and emperors in the ancient world, It was these leaders who first used imagery to manipulate their subjects, And today our modern politicians are exploiting those same visual strategies, This is the story of how those ancient leaders created techniques of visual persuasion so powerful they've still got a hold on us today.
Series: How Art Made the World

To Death and Back

   2006    Art
Every day of our lives, we are bombarded by thousands of different images, images which affect us in countless different ways. But of all these there's one particular kind of image whose power is uniquely mesmerising, because while it terrifies us somehow it also comforts. But although it can manipulate us, it also reassures, It's the image of death.
Series: How Art Made the World

The Sound and the Fury
The Sound and the Fury

   2013    Art
Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle
Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle

   2018    History
Reel Rock
Reel Rock

   2014    Culture
Vegan
Vegan

   2019    Culture
P.U.L.S.E
P.U.L.S.E

   2006    Art
The Universe
The Universe

   2010    Science
Out of the Cradle
Out of the Cradle

   2019    History