Eames Spotting

  • The Chair in Charles Eames’s Office

    Posted September 9, 2016

    Visitors to Schaudepot, the newest building at the Vitra Design Museum (VDM), can now see Charles...

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  • The Secret of the Eames Segmented Base

    Posted August 16, 2016

    Charles and Ray Eames introduced the Segmented Base Table design in 1964.

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  • Why Eames Designs are Laboratory Tested

    Posted June 29, 2016

    Charles and Ray were so dedicated to service and performance that they encouraged their first...

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  • H.R. Giger’s World

    Posted March 3, 2016

    At the start of the film Dark Star: H.R. Giger’s World, a documentary about the prolific...

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  • 51 Eames Wire Chairs Reimagined for Charity

    Posted January 14, 2016

    In December 2015, Vitra donated 51 Eames Wire Chairs to be reinterpreted by some of Europe’s...

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  • The artwork of Tanya Aguiniga

    Posted January 7, 2016

    Last year, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art added Chair for Ray by Tanya Aguiñiga to their...

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  • Eames, Star Wars, and Scale

    Posted December 18, 2015

    The night is finally upon us. Friday, December 18, 2015 is the launch of Star Wars Episode...

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  • Pawn Sacrifice

    Posted August 31, 2015

    On August 31, 1972, young American Bobby Fischer competed against Russian master Boris Spassky...

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  • Classic Eames Design Meets Northwest Coast Art

    Posted July 23, 2015

    Matt LeBarre is an illustrator by trade, a long time collector of mid-century furniture, and a...

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  • Create-It-All House of Cards at a Wedding

    Posted June 30, 2015

    The Create-It-All House of Cards have been used as a city-wide collaborative art project, a...

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