Share:
Abstract: The Art of Design
Season 2

Season 1

Feb 10, 2017

Season 1 of Abstract: The Art of Design was released on February 10 and consists of 8 episodes.

Episode Ratings

Episodes

1: Christoph Niemann: Illustration
Feb 10, 2017
From New Yorker covers to Instagram sketches, illustrator Christoph Niemann plays with abstraction and interactivity -- and questions authenticity.
2: Tinker Hatfield: Footwear Design
Feb 10, 2017
Tinker Hatfield's background in architecture and athletics sparked his game-changing shoe designs for Nike, including the iconic Air Jordan series.
3: Es Devlin: Stage Design
Feb 10, 2017
Stage designer Es Devlin crafts evocative sets for concerts, operas, plays and runway shows using light, film, sculpture -- and even rain.
4: Bjarke Ingels: Architecture
Feb 10, 2017
Architect Bjarke Ingels unites function, fantasy and sustainability in “pragmatic utopian” designs like a clean power plant topped with a ski slope.
5: Ralph Gilles: Automotive Design
Feb 10, 2017
As Fiat Chrysler’s global head of design, Ralph Gilles steers the brand into the future with sleek new sports cars and a self-driving electric van.
6: Paula Scher: Graphic Design
Feb 10, 2017
Graphic designer Paula Scher paints with words, developing the visual language of iconic brands and institutions around the world.
7: Platon: Photography
Feb 10, 2017
Platon’s fearless portraits capture the souls of world leaders and ordinary people. A shoot with Gen. Colin Powell provides a window into his process.
8: Ilse Crawford: Interior Design
Feb 10, 2017
Interior designer Ilse Crawford creates spaces and objects that engage the senses and promote well-being, from high-end hotels to Ikea furniture.