7 Architecture Documentaries And Series To Stream On Netflix

Netflix has one of the largest internet repositories for enticing movies and shows. This one platform has the power to keep us glued to our computer or mobile screens for hours. For many of us this platform might be one perfect outlet to relax with family and friends, or to impulsively binge on television while alone; in addition, it can even be one great learning tool for urbanism and architecture too. Ah, Netflix architecture – what can be the relation?

In this blog we have put together 7 series and documentaries for architecture- specific viewing. This is going to be one entertaining journey, and will surely help you broaden your knowledge. So, let’s begin:

Netflix Architecture – 7 Architecture Documentaries/Series To Stream Right Away

 1. The World’s Most Extraordinary Homes

“Award-winning architect Piers Taylor and actress/property enthusiast Caroline Quentin travel the world touring beautifully unconventional homes.”

2. How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster?

“The film traces the rise of one of the world’s premier architects, Norman Foster, and his unending quest to improve the quality of life through design.”

3. The Great Interior Design Challenge

“In this reality series, amateur interior designers on tight budgets test their mettle transforming rooms with speed and style.”

4. Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things

“People dedicated to rejecting the American ideal that things bring happiness are interviewed in this documentary showing the virtues of less is more.”

5. Dream Big: Engineering Our World

“Narrated by Jeff Bridges, this compelling documentary examines some incredible achievements of engineering from across the globe.”

6. Abstract: The Art of Design

“Step inside the minds of the most innovative designers in a variety of disciplines and learn how design impacts every aspect of life.”

7. Tiny House Nation

“Traveling the U.S., host John Weisbarth and expert Zack Giffin are helping families prep for the tiny lifestyle and create hyper customized mini homes.”

Big Dreams Small Spaces, Stay Here, and Secrets of Great British Castles are other amazing Netflix architecture series/documentaries that you should watch.

We hope you liked this collection! If you know of any other equally good movie or series specific to architecture, do share it with us in the comments section below. Until we meet next – Happy Streaming and Happy Weekend!

Curated by editor at  Wienerberger India

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