Charles Eames AIA Talk 1976 (video)

Posted August 8, 2014

Charles Eames discusses themes of education and learning in the Eameses’ last exhibition, The World of Franklin and Jefferson.

Charles Eames AIA Talk 1976

Above: Video Still of Charles speaking during his AIA talk.

In this rare video from SCI-Arc Media Archive, Charles Eames discusses different forms of learning and stresses how important it is for young architects to be well rounded.  Ray Eames later joins him on the stage to thank the American Institute of Architects.

Although the video quality is poor, it offers another fascinating look into Charles and Ray’s educational views. Watch the entire video here.