Hysteria – How Art Made The World is a 2005 five-part BBC One documentary series, with each episode looking at the influence of art on the current day situation of our society. The first episode asks why humans surround themselves with images of the body that are so unrealistic. In narration: The fact is people rarely create images of the body that are realistic. What’s going on? Why is our world so dominated by images of the body that are so unrealistic?