A lot of chat shows and music in the TV highlights tonight, so if you're not in the mood for all that shenanigans you can get yourself a bit of culture over on BBC Two. This new series sees historian Amanda Vickery exploring female creativity in Western art, uncovering stories of talented and tenacious women throughout history who overcame seemingly insurmountable obstacles to fulfil their artistic ambitions. Tonight, she will take viewers on a journey from Renaissance Italy to the golden age of the Dutch Republic in the 17th century. You'll be all cultured out by the end of it.