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Highlights, December 2003

Ask the Expert: Cathedrals and Abbeys

Have you ever wondered how and why they were built, or about the people who laboured and worshipped in them? Paul Crossley invites your questions

Jane Avril has Left the Building

Join the darling of nineteenth-century Paris as she encounters some friends on the journey home!

Sculptors and their work

Leading arts photographer Simon Thompson's portraits of artists working with three-dimensional forms: Grayson Perry and Carole Hodgson

Hackney Empire

Griff Rhys-Jones and Kirsten Johnson introduce Frank Matcham's legendary theatre, reopening in January 2004 after a massive restoration campaign.

Gothic royal tombs of Northern Europe

Agnieszka Sadraei

A day with John Constable on Hampstead Heath

Professor Ian James, Head of Mathematics, Meteorology and Physics at the University of Reading

The Scent of Fashion

Nicola Harding on dress in the Courtauld's Impressionist paintings

Rubens - an introduction to works in the Courtauld Gallery

Lucy Cutler reveals the artist's working methods, and the reconstruction of a ceiling painting destroyed by fire.

Impressionism and Impressionist Techniques

Rebecca Virag reveals techniques used by Sisley, Monet and Cezanne

Monet: Autumn Effect at Argenteuil

Art critic and writer Robert Cumming says goodbye to summer and turns towards this seasonal work by Monet.