Paris, Vienna and New York. The seismic influence of three cities on the artistic world.

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Huge cultural explosions are often placed at the feet of particular individuals. But the DNA of the cities that fuel this stunning art also have an influence.

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Bright Lights, Brilliant Minds on BBC Select

Art expert James Fox digs into the underbelly of three iconic cities – Vienna, Paris and New York – at pivotal moments in their cultural history, and explores how the atmosphere and streets themselves drove artists to create seminal work.

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