Eames & Vitra


SKU: 79783033099517 In Stock

a new book exploring the history between the Eames family and Vitra.

The new book Eames & Vitra is an inspiring publication that tells the story of the collaboration between Vitra and the Eameses in the third generations — from Vitra’s beginnings as a furniture manufacturers to possessing part of Charles & Ray Eames’s estate within the Vitra Design Museum.

The book underlines the couple’s vision and approach to design as well as the lasting importance and vitality of their creations. It features detailed descriptions of all products in the Vitra Eames portfolio along with their background stories, and pairs historic photographs with present-day images of modern usage in homes, offices, and public spaces.

The book is subdivided into three thematic parts: the story of Eames & Vitra with new details; the Eames products produced by Vitra with exciting background information; and historical photography with current Home, Office, and Public imagery.

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 7.28 × 9.84 × 1 in

196 pages, Hardcover, English edition

Charles & Ray Eames


Charles Ormand Eames Jr., a nearly-licensed architect born in St. Louis in 1907, and Bearnice Alexandra “Ray” Kaiser, an abstract painter born in Sacramento in 1912, are cemented into the canon of 20th-century design. Since uniting in 1940, these partners in life and work have been internationally recognized at the forefront of the design, architecture, filmmaking, and furniture communities.

Ships In 1-3 Days


You may also be interested in

Browse a curated selection of Eames Office products we think you’ll love

Learn more about the rich history.

Expand your knowledge of the historic and contemporary Eames Office by clicking on related work.

Eames Works