Mary Beard's Forbidden Art

Series 1

Series 1, Episode 2 - To See or Not to See?...

4.0 25 x
Mary Beard explores how art and artists challenge viewers to confront ideas and opinions which, for all sorts of reasons, we would rather not face up to.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Vile Bodies

4.0 34 x
Mary Beard explores ways artists have shown 'forbidden' aspects of the human body – including scenes of sex, violence, death and even defecation - and interviews the artist Tracey Emin.