The Need for Orange

Eames designs are truly built to last. Throughout the years, every job applicant–and there were dozens, including many seasonal employees–sat…

Newton Deck of Cards

Charles and Ray Eames were more than just consultants to IBM. The company hired the design duo to create promotional films, presentations,…

A Good Learner

Charles Ormand Eames Jr. was born on June 17, 1907, in St. Louis, Missouri. His very first memory was of…

H.R. Giger’s World

Dark Star: H.R. Giger’s World opens with an inexplicably gripping scene in which the artist is sketching from a vintage Eames Lounge Chair…

Eames Molded Splints

Shortly after Charles and Ray developed the Kazam! machine, they undertook a new challenge. They were only able to solve the…