Francis Bacon | Great Artists in Their Own Words
Francis Bacon initially gave up painting due to repeated rejection by the art world, but his war-inspired images soon saw his rise to popularity.Tweet
Michael Soi | African Renaissance: When Art Meets Power
Afua Hirsch investigates the Kenyan artist Michael Soi and how his work represents questions of colonisation, violence and power. His recent series explores the role of China in Kenya.
Impressionism | Civilisations
David Olusoga explores the beginnings of Impressionism and how ground-breaking the movement was at the time.