Abstract: The Art of Design
Season 1

Season 2

Sep 25, 2019

Season 2 of Abstract: The Art of Design was released on September 25 and consists of 6 episodes.

Episode Ratings


1: Olafur Eliasson: The Design of Art
Sep 25, 2019
Olafur Eliasson creates sensory-rich immersive installations, including a lamp-lit sun at the Tate Modern and chunks of Arctic ice on city streets.
2: Neri Oxman: Bio-Architechture
Sep 25, 2019
Can we design our way out of an ecological crisis? At the MIT Media Lab, professor Neri Oxman cultivates new materials that emulate nature.
3: Ruth Carter: Costume Design
Sep 25, 2019
A visual storyteller and frequent Spike Lee collaborator, Ruth E. Carter won an Oscar for her Afrofuturistic costume design for "Black Panther."
4: Cas Holman: Design for Play
Sep 25, 2019
As founder of toy company Heroes Will Rise, Cas Holman crafts tools and objects designed to inspire kids (and adults) to play creatively.
5: Ian Spalter: Digital Product Design
Sep 25, 2019
On the heels of leading influential projects for Nike and Instagram, Ian Spalter explains the process of experimenting with new product designs.
6: Jonathan Hoefler: Typeface
Sep 25, 2019
While researching vintage watches as inspiration for a new font, Jonathan Hoefler delves into his work for Apple, Obama's "Change" campaign and more.