Tim Marlow meets an individual artist in a gallery of their choice and finds out how certain pieces of art have inspired and motivated them. The result gives us a wonderful insight into the nature of creativity and a fascinating look at the life and career of each guest: Michael Palin at Tate Britain, London;Mike Leigh at the Cartoon Museum, London;Tony Bennett at the Metropolitan Museum, New York;Paul Smith at his studio, London; Marlow Meets Renée Fleming at the NeueGalerie and Chuck Close's Studio, New York. Fascinating series The Times.
This snappy series is a great commercial for the value of the half-hour programme. --Radio Times