Why hello there, fellow Creative
Art enthusiasts and creatives, has everything from Upcoming Series to Watch in November List been ticked off? For this reason, here’s a new list if that’s the case. Art preference varies from person to person and so this list covers an impressive variety of creative expression. Artists know that each work carries a rich culture and history. Obviously filming the connections and experiences is something else.
Now build a makeshift home theater, grab some snacks, and hit the lights. In other words, prepare for the binge-worthy episodes coming up.
The Top 3 Docuseries for every Artist
- Abstract: The Art of Design (2017)
First off, the Netflix original docuseries Abstract kicks off season one with Christoph Niemann, a German illustrator with With New Yorker covers and Instagram sketches under his belt. How he plays with interactivity and authenticity can be read about in his most recent book,Souvenir. Season one continues to venture into footwear, stage, automotive, graphic, and interior design. Not only bio-architecture but digital products, typeface, and design for play are the main focuses of the next season. A favorite to check out is Ruth Carter’s episode to learn all about the artistic inspiration and process of costume design in Marvel’s 2018 hit, Black Panther!
- Chef’s Table (2015)
Next up, the cinematography, enticing musical scores, and the behind-the-scenes access are just some of the highlights of Chef’s Table. Seven seasons pay tribute to names like Massimo Bottura, Christina Tosi, and Alain Passard (Chef’s Table France.) Chaos, genius, and beauty are born as we see artists in their natural habitat. Additionally, most episodes provide glimpses into what shaped restaurants into the Michelin-worthy dining experiences they are. Chefs from diverse cultures now make up the 34 episodes, including Chef’s Table: France. Again the docuseries travels around the globe and provides insight into the culinary arts making waves on every continent.
- Song Exploder (2020)
Finally, from the podcast to Netflix, Hrishikesh Hirway presents a visual timeline of every song. In addition to inspiration, layers, and the process of how each hit tune was produced are filmed from start to finish. Currently, each 20-something minute episode is so intimate because of how unique the artist roster discusses the process. The entire life of a song is laid out in a matter of minutes because of the outstanding singer-songwriters. Stream Volume 1 now and kick off the season with artist Alicia Keys.
That’s a Wrap
Seeking out external sources in times of a creative block happens to everyone. Despite this, artists constantly fight to keep the creative juices flowing. Undoubtedly the one thing humanity never fails to do is admire the ability to create something out of nothing. Hopefully, this list can help with that. A little wonder and inspiration go a long way. Today, it is so easy to absorb the beauty of creation and learn about the history and the creator at the same time. Choose a device and press play!