Simon Schama’s Power of Art series

A new PBS Series will be shown on Mondays from 9:00-10:00 pm on Ch 13. Writer and scholar Simon Schama tells the tales of 8 great works of art, focusing on what drove each artist to create the piece and how it changed the world’s view of art. The first two segments will be Vincent van Gogh’s “Wheatfield with Crows”, and Pablo Picasso’s “Guernica”. Other artists featured include Caravaggio, Bellini, Rembrandt, David, Turner and Rothko. For more info see the website:

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