Finish the Bottle
Martin Gayford's memories of extraordinary encounters with artists.
Natalie Haynes' Brave New Algo-World
Can comic and critic Natalie Haynes get her head around the mathematics of ...
Staging a Revenge
Isabel Sutton asks why the theatre of the early 17th century was so dark.
The Men Who Painted Paradise: The Hudson River School
BBC Radio 4
Recorded in the Hudson River Valley, the feature will consider how these artists turned sublime landscape into America's 'heritage', forged the link between Nature and national identity and kick started the conservation movement.
The programme visits not only the houses and studios of Thomas Cole and Frederic Church, but also the marvellous landscapes that inspired their work.
24th January 2013, 11.30 am