Eames Spotting

  • Essential Eames at the Singapore Art Science Museum

    August 6, 2013
    Essential Eames: A Herman Miller Exhibition is based on the book, An Eames Primer by the pair’s grandson, Eames Demetrios and traces the life and work of the husband-and-wife design team. It is co-presented by ArtScience Museum and global furniture company Herman Miller in collaboration with the California-based Eames Office.
  • Eames Foundation, Members Appreciation Day 2013!

    June 9, 2013
    Each year, only on Members Appreciation Day, the Eames Foundation invites its members to experience a very special opportunity.
  • Preserving Modern Architecture: Eames House [Video]

    May 24, 2013
    "Paint tests, monitoring devices and a new floor at Charles and Ray Eames' landmark home are all part of a pilot project of the Getty Conservation Institute's Conserving Modern Architecture Initiative."
  • Herman Miller acquires Maharam Textiles

    April 25, 2013
    Herman Miller, Inc. announces an agreement to acquire Maharam Fabric Corporation, a New York-based designer and provider of textiles for commercial, healthcare and residential interiors. Maharam produces textiles by Herman Miller designers Charles and Ray Eames, Alexander Girard, and George Nelson and many others.
  • Eames and Variations

    April 23, 2013
    The Wall Street Journal heralds the latest iteration of the Eames side chair from Herman Miller.
  • “A Black With Feeling”

    April 16, 2013
    Vitra announced a re-work of classic Charles and Ray Eames designs at Salone del Mobile. Holding the license to these works in Europe, Vitra updates both colors and materials on the Eames collection. The stand-outs in the re-works in black including the Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman, Plastic Chairs, Wire Chair, and stool.
  • Re-Think The Eames

    April 12, 2013
    Re-Think the Eames” is the name of a project by students at Geneva’s University of Art and Design, HEAD for short, which takes the Eames’ 1964 “think theater” as a starting point to showcase as yet unpublished material from the famous couple’s archive in a state-of-the-art multiscreen environment. The archive includes images of aquatic animals, movie sets, showrooms, life in the legendary Hangar 901 in Santa Monica, California, and much more besides.
  • Eames Ovoid Theatre

    April 3, 2013
    The 1964-65 New York World's Fair IBM pavilion, designed by Charles & Ray Eames with Studio Saarinen, featured a suspended ovoid theatre over a canopy of steel trees, in which a multimedia show offered glimpses of the future. From the DOMUS Magazine archive.
  • California Hall of Fame Ceremonies

    March 25, 2013
    Eames Demetrios stands with California Governor Jerry Brown as he inducts Charles and Ray Eames into the California Hall of Fame.
  • Extraordinary Stories About Ordinary Things

    March 15, 2013
    London's Design Museum new exhibition shows select objects from their permanent collection, including an Eames LAR and an iMac

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