Martin Davidson: The Vile & The Sublime - Hitler & Art

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Comparing Hitler’s narcissistic masterwork – The Triumph of the Will – and his 1937 ‘Degenerate Art’ exhibition, Martin Davidson (Commissioning Editor for History Programmes at the BBC) explores how terrifying politics becomes when its creator is convinced of their own artistic genius.

Martin Davidson: The Vile and The Sublime - Hitler and Art

This talk was part of The Art Of Fear weekend, part of The Rest Is Noise Festival at Southbank Centre.

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