Extras

    Video thumbnail: Civilizations Episode 7 Preview | Color and Light

    Civilizations

    Episode 7 Preview | Color and Light

    Explore light and color in art in the search for greater realism and spiritual ecstasy.

    Episode 7 Preview | Color and Light

    Video thumbnail: Civilizations Goya's Harmony and Chaos

    Civilizations

    Goya's Harmony and Chaos

    Goya bares witness to the irrational forces unleashed by Napoleon's invasion of Spain.

    Goya's Harmony and Chaos

    Video thumbnail: Civilizations Venetians Embrace Color Over the Drawn Line

    Civilizations

    Venetians Embrace Color Over the Drawn Line

    For Renaissance art theorists, drawing always came before color.

    Venetians Embrace Color Over the Drawn Line

    Video thumbnail: Civilizations Japan's 18th Century Commercial Art Revitalizes Color

    Civilizations

    Japan's 18th Century Commercial Art Revitalizes Color

    Ukiyo-e demonstrated that every day transitory objects could be considered art.

    Japan's 18th Century Commercial Art Revitalizes Color

    Video thumbnail: Civilizations Three Aspects of the Absolute

    Civilizations

    Three Aspects of the Absolute

    Out of Hindu metaphysics comes the nearest visualisation you can get to of a trance.

    Three Aspects of the Absolute