charles and ray eames

Furniture Apr 16, 2013

Eames Molded Wood Chair by Herman Miller

By far the most famous American mid-century designers, Charles and Ray Eames‘ legacy can still be found in tastefully furnished apartments all over the world. A standout piece is without doubt the Shell Chair. Originally introduced in… Read more
Uncategorized Apr 2, 2010

Wright Auctions Eames Auction

Eames fans take not – on April 8, 2010, Chicago auction house Wright will host a sale celebrating the good and unique designs of Charles and Ray Eames. Included is the above DKW chair in enameled steel, leather, and walnut. … Read more
Design Jan 15, 2009

Eames Wire Chair

Designed in 1951, the Wire Chair from Charles and Ray Eames rose from a challenge to provide well priced, lightweight and durable furniture. Bent wire proved their structural answer, and the form was born. Herman Miller produced the chairs… Read more
Furniture Nov 18, 2008

Video | The Shell Chair By Charles Eames

Robust Flavor shares this great walk-thru video showing the assembly line process of building an Eames Shell Chair. “In 1948, Charles and Ray Eames submitted the shell chair to the International Competition for Low Cost Furniture… Read more
Design Oct 24, 2008

Miniature Eames Arm Chair by Vitra

A longstanding affinity for Vitra miniatures was reignited today by the daily MOSS update. Not really cost effective (one can find a full size example cheaper), the Vitra miniatures collection nonetheless allows for a comprehensive… Read more
Art Jun 18, 2008

Eames Stamps

In celebration of the birthday of Charles Eames (he would have been 101 today) the US Postal Service has released a commemorative 42 cent stamp. The stamp features key designs from Charles and his wife Ray. In total, there are … Read more
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