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Saturday 16 October

Tim Marlow On ... Gauguin

6pm, Sky Arts 2

To coincide with Tate Modern's Gauguin exhibition, Marlow reassesses the artist and his reputation, claiming that he was in fact a lying, exploitative self-publicist. The 100 paintings, sculptures and ceramics in the Tate show – a third of which have never been seen in Britain before – provide Marlow with an incomparable reference as he seeks to explain the popular Modernist's work and the way in which he continually reinvented his own identity in his work, portraying himself as a sinner, the devil and Christ-like martyr.

Zappa Plays Zappa

7pm, Sky Arts 1

The work of Frank Zappa isn't easy to love, his music providing the outlet for a personality that was witty, enormously intelligent but also witheringly sarcastic and contrary. In his lifetime, before his untimely death »

- Martin Skegg, John Robinson, David Stubbs, Ali Catterall, Julia Raeside, Jonathan Wright, Will Hodgkinson

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