Kevin Roche Specifies Eames Chairs Posted January 23, 2012 by Daniel Ostroff
We spot Eames chairs, a 1961 design which looks great in 2012, as The NY Times heralds “Kevin Roche Returns to Ford Foundation Building for its 45th Anniversary”
These chairs have been in continuous use at this site since 1967.
After our Eames Spotting, you can read some excerpts from a David W. Dunlap article in the January 20, 2012 NY Times.
The Eames chair design specified for the Ford Foundation Building by Roche/Dinkeloo is Cataloged here.
From the NY Times, these two photographs of Ford Foundation chairs in service, below. Of the first photo, the NY Times caption reads: