601 Born to be blue, Antonello Manacorda, Shari Lapena, The Body Extended2016-07-21 18:55:00
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602 William Eggleston exhibition, Tess Gerritsen, Graphene artists, Wang Jianlin2016-07-20 18:55:00
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603 Michelle Williams, Brexageddon?!, David & Peter Adjaye, Pokemon Go2016-07-19 18:58:00
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604 Simon Pegg on Star Trek, Beatrix Potter at 150, Stalking the Bogeyman2016-07-18 18:59:00
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605 Alistair Beaton, Marcus Harvey, Facing the World, Someone Knows My Name2016-07-15 19:02:00
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606 The Secret Agent; Sol Gabetta, Black Masculinity2016-07-14 19:01:00
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607 Winona Ryder in Stranger Things, Jan Ravens on impersonating Theresa May, Alice Oswald, James Kelman2016-07-13 19:09:00
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608 Matt Smith on Unreachable, Author Sean O'Brien, Summertime film review, Cultural Olympiad legacy2016-07-12 18:54:00
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609 Alan Ayckbourn, Men and Chicken, Peter Robinson2016-07-11 18:58:00
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610 Judith Kerr, Mumford & Sons and Baaba Maal, Weiner, Spencer Tunick2016-07-08 18:55:00
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611 The Liverpool Biennial 20162016-07-07 18:50:00
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612 Christopher Hampton, Maggie's Plan, Arnolfini, Queens of Syria2016-07-06 19:15:00
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613 Barry Humphries, Abbas Kiarostami, Stanley Kubrick, National Museums of Scotland, The Neon Demon2016-07-05 18:46:00
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614 Georgia O'Keeffe, Paul Feig on Ghostbusters, Laura Lippman2016-07-04 18:58:00
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615 Artistic Responses to the Battle of the Somme, from Jeremy Deller to the Caribbean2016-07-01 19:05:00
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616 Ab Fab director Mandie Fletcher, Phill Jupitus on Trumpton's creator, Olivia de Havilland turns 1002016-06-30 18:53:00
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617 Michael Kiwanuka, War movies, Lyndon B Johnson, Scotty Moore2016-06-29 19:16:00
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618 David Hockney at Royal Academy, Choreographer Sir Peter Wright, Tenor Gregory Kunde, Updating album covers2016-06-28 19:00:00
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619 Jessie Burton, Stanley Spencer exhibition, York Art Gallery, From Afar2016-06-27 19:00:00
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Jessie Burton, Stanley Spencer exhibition, York Art Gallery, From Afar

After the success of The Miniaturist, author Jessie Burton discusses her second novel, The Muse, which is set between 1930s Spain, at the beginning of the civil war, and 1960s London, and explores the idea of the artist's muse. The painter Stanley Spencer is the subject of a new exhibition at The Hepworth Wakefield. Curator Eleanor Clayton discusses why writing about his painting was as important to Spencer as painting itself. The York Art Gallery is one of five museums and galleries in the UK to make the shortlist for this year's Museum of the Year Award. In the fourth of our reports from the shortlisted venues, Samira visits the gallery which has recently undergone a multi-million-pound refurbishment of its Grade II listed building, creating a space for the new Centre of Ceramic Art in the Victorian roof void, which had been hidden from public view for more than 50 years. Set in Caracas, From Afar explores the shifting relationship between an older man and the young working-class teenage boy he picks up in a tense, homophobic society. The film won a Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival last year. Briony Hanson, Director of Film at the British Council, reviews. Presenter Samira Ahmed Producer Ella-mai Robey.…read more

620 Damon Albarn and the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians, Inspiring impressionism2016-06-24 18:45:00
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