Civilizations

Civilizations

Survey the history of art, from antiquity to the present, on a global scale. Programs reveal the role art and creative imagination have played in forging humanity, and introduce viewers to works of beauty, ingenuity, and illumination across cultures.

Recent Episodes

Paradise on Earth | Monday, June 18 at 5:00 AM ET / Monday, June 18 at 4:00 AM CT

Color and Light | Monday, June 25 at 5:00 AM ET / Monday, June 25 at 4:00 AM CT

The Cult of Progress | Monday, July 2 at 5:00 AM ET / Monday, July 2 at 4:00 AM CT

What Is Art Good For? | Monday, July 9 at 5:00 AM ET / Monday, July 9 at 4:00 AM CT

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