CULTURE & ARTS
09/27/2012 02:18 pm ET Updated Sep 27, 2012

Top 10 Art Documentaries On Instant Netflix (VIDEOS, SLIDESHOW)

Artists tend to attract drama. The mix of talent, ego and disregard for societal norms makes for captivating stories dripping with controversy, tragedy and inspiration. Almost as memorable as the artworks made by iconic figures like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Francesca Woodman and Keith Haring are the stories they left behind.

To help you live vicariously through learn more about your favorite art icons, we've rounded up our top ten art documentaries: from an eerie portrait of Woodman's short life, to Vik Muniz' trash heap tour of Brazil. The best news? All these babies are streamable on Netflix. So log in to your account, or hack into your roommate's or something, and press play!

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