Join Uptime to get the key ideas from

DOCUMENTARY HACK

Abstract: Bio-Architecture Summary

Neri Oxman

Abstract: Bio-Architecture

by Neri Oxman

Abstract: Bio-Architecture

Neri Oxman

Clock Icon5 min
Insight Icon3 key insights
Audio IconVisual, audio & text

This episode of Abstract: The Art of Design follows Israeli-American designer Neri Oxman's unusual path to MIT's Media Lab and her series of innovative projects.

Get the app now

Abstract: Bio-Architecture

by Neri Oxman

Abstract: Bio-Architecture

Neri Oxman

Overview

When you combine the best of design, engineering, and science, you get a dome in the lobby of a university building filled with 6,500 silkworms. The silkworm dome in the MIT Media Lab was Neri Oxman's way of showcasing humans' ability to live in harmony with nature.

Netflix docuseries Abstract: The Art of Design is the creation of former editor-in-chief of Wired Magazine Scott Dadich. Each episode profiles a designer on the cutting edge of their field. In this episode, we meet Neri Oxman - an architect, scientist, engineer, and inventor who combines sustainable materials, groundbreaking structures, and machines to create artful architecture you just can't look away from.

Download the Uptime app to

Audio iconRead or listen, with different modes
Adjust speed iconAdjust audio speed in the app
Bookmark iconBookmark to save titles for later
Share iconShare your favourite Hacks
Download

Download Uptime to get the key insights and actions from Abstract: Bio-Architecture

Get the app now

Favorite Quote

"Usually art is for expression, science is for exploration, engineering is for invention, and design is for communication. Why can't we take these four squares and create a circle out of them?"

Neri Oxman

You may also like

The New Breed
Kate Darling
Where Will Man Take Us?
Atul Jalan
Brian Armstrong: How I Built Coinbase
How I Built This, Guy Raz, Brian Armstrong
Digital Wellbeing
University of York
Common Malware Attacks and Defense Strategies
EC-Council
Whit Gibbs: How Everyone Can Become a Bitcoin Miner
The Pomp Podcast, Anthony Pompliano, Whit Gibbs
Inventing Bitcoin
Yan Pritzker, Nicholas Evans
Introduction to Databases and SQL
National Center for Computing Education, Raspberry Pi Foundation
How To Talk To Robots
Tabitha Goldstaub
Tom Bilyeu: NFTs Can Be a 10 Trillion Dollar Business
The Pomp Podcast, Anthony Pompliano, Tom Bilyeu
Rhetoric: The Art of Persuasive Writing and Public Speaking
James Engell, Harvard University
What Are Cryptocurrency Wallets?
The Zen Crypto Show, Sebastien Couture, ZenGo
Introduction to Web Development
National Center for Computing Education, Raspberry Pi Foundation
2030
Mauro F. Guillen
How to Get Started in Crypto?
The Zen Crypto Show, Sebastien Couture, ZenGo
Deep Web
Alex Winter
A Thousand Brains
Jeff Hawkins, Richard Dawkins
Analytics for Decision Making
Rick Cleary, Nathan Karst, Davit Khachatryan, Babson College
Digital Marketing and Data Driven Analytics
Brenda Aranda, Fernando Sierra Saavedra, Tecnológico de Monterrey
Full Spectrum: How the Science of Color Made Us Modern
99% Invisible, Roman Mars, Adam Rogers
Jason Sudeikis & Brendan Hunt: Ted Lasso
Unlocking Us, Brene Brown, Jason Sudeikis, Brendan Hunt
The Age of AI: And Our Human Future
Henry A Kissinger, Eric Schmidt, Daniel Huttenlocher
Speed & Scale
John Doerr
How to Be an Artist
Jerry Saltz
Introduction to Online and Blended Teaching
Barbara Kurshan, Donna Murdoch, Betty Chandy, University of Pennsylvania

View the full hack with *uptime

App store iconGoogle play store icon

Abstract: Bio-Architecture

Neri Oxman

Watch this documentary on Netflix
© 2022 Uptime App LtdWe will receive a small commission from all purchases on Amazon