Art Safari

Art Safari

Ben Lewis scours the world in search of contemporary art.

Episode Guide

  • Art Safari - Takashi Murakami (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Takashi Murakami

    Host Ben Lewis travels to Tokyo to discover the theories behind the art of Takashi Murakami.

  • Art Safari - Matthew Barney (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Matthew Barney

    Host Ben Lewis examines the sculptures, photographs, drawings and videos of American artist Matthew Barney.

  • Art Safari - From Fresco to Video (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    From Fresco to Video

  • Art Safari - Gregor Schneider (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Gregor Schneider

    Host Ben Lewis speaks with artist Gregor Schneider about the underlying personal themes of his large-scale works.

  • Art Safari - Sophie Calle (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Sophie Calle

    Host Ben Lewis meets French conceptualist Sophie Calle whose works of art are governed by a set of rules that she must follow.

  • Art Safari - Santiago Sierra (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Santiago Sierra

    The confrontational works of Spanish artist Santiago Sierra aim to reveal corruption in globalization and the art world.

  • Art Safari - Maurizio Cattelan (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Maurizio Cattelan

    Host Ben Lewis looks at the photorealist sculptures of artist Maurizio Cattelan.

  • Art Safari - Wim Delvoye (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Wim Delvoye

    Host Ben Lewis meets Belgian artist Wim Delvoye who is known for his shocking realism.

  • Art Safari - Relational Art (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Relational Art

    Host Ben Lewis interviews the artists who lead a global art movement called Relational Art.