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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/lwPKRjocSVLzgod1yhX2Mw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Trace the relationship between religion and art, which has inspired some of the most ingenious, affecting, majestic and breathtaking works of art ever made. Yet beneath great works of religious art often lie conflict, intrigue and divine mysteries. /episodes/get/62306 /episode/62306 God and Art /episode-player/62306

Consider how religion has inspired art and art has inspired divine representation.

Air date:
Tue, 05/01/2018 - 03:00
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/-fKz-Wpxl3H21d5ulLhzKQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Explore the many functions of the human image in art. Portraits, paintings and sculptures, both life-size and colossal, perform a role—assuaging loss, expressing strength, inspiring fear—and were instrumental in depicting the human body today. /episodes/get/62057 /episode/62057 How Do We Look? /episode-player/62057

Explore how we look at the human body in art.

Air date:
Tue, 04/24/2018 - 03:00

Examine the formative role of art and the creative imagination in the forging of humanity.

Air date:
Tue, 04/17/2018 - 03:00
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