Arts lectures, talks, tutorials, interviews, documentaries

Lectures, documentaries, interviews and tutorials:
arts, philosophy, media, literature, music, film; a guide

Art history documentaries
Music Lectures
Philosophy Lectures
Media Lectures
Literature Lectures
Poetry Readings
Film Lectures
European Graduate School Lectures


Art Babble
ArtBabble is a website that showcases high-quality art video content from more than 50 cultural institutions from around the world. ArtBabble brings art content from different places and perspectives together, easily accessed and found. Created in 2009, the website was conceived and designed by the Indianapolis Museum of Art.

Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) YouTube video channel.

Open Culture
Free lectures, readings, audio books, ebooks and videos.

Tate Channel
Video interviews and lectures from The Tate Gallery, London

Art History Lectures
100 lectures, many of them offered by top universities like MIT, Princeton, and Harvard.
Online College

Kenneth Clarke’s Civilization
A classic documentary on the history of Western art.

John Tusa interviews, BBC Radio 3.
Interviews with well-known artists, composers, writers, architects, film directors, theatre directors and many others.

South Bank ITV archive of interviews with artists, film makers, writers, entertainers, musicians and thinkers