Eames Spotting

  • Chess Champion Bobby Fischer and His Eames Chair

    January 17, 2008
    In 1972, chess grand master Bobby Fischer specifically requested the Eames (Time-Life) executive chair while winning the World Chess Championship in Reykjavik, Iceland.
  • Dale Chihuly: Glass Master’s Cache

    May 18, 2007
    The May 2007 issue of METROPOLITAN HOME delights us with this feature story-- DALE CHIHULY: GLASS MASTER'S CACHE. Citing him as "the best-known American glass artist since Louis Comfort Tiffany" Metropolitan Home celebrates not only his own glass creations, and shows us his collection of 77 VINTAGE EAMES DCMs which he salvaged from a school. Chihuly has them arrayed around a table made from a single slab of wood.
  • Stephen Ehrlich: Creating Cool Contemporary Spaces for Hot Climates

    October 3, 2006
    An Eames LCW sets off Andrew Wood's beautiful photographs of Steven Ehrlich's own home, in this article by Suzanne Trocme
  • Industrial Revelation

    June 16, 2006
    French designer Eloi Chafai makes the hi-tech look simple with his super-normal objects. And he keeps an Eames molded plastic chair by his desk for his guests.
  • A Lot of Look For a Little

    April 17, 2006
    In the April 2006 Architectural Digest Laura Hunt chooses a white-topped, round Eames aluminum group table and an Eames stool to give her son's apartment "..a lot of look for a little..."
  • Dr. Oz Sitting In An Eames Chair

    August 2, 2005
    Ask Dr. Oz!
  • Claes Oldenburg & Coosje Van Bruggen’s Eames Chair

    April 30, 2005
    We celebrate these wonderful sculptors on our pages because in their studio they sit on an Eames aluminum group chair.
  • The Art of War

    December 15, 2003
    "Ostroff, who debuted as a co-producer of the 2001 documentary, "DOGTOWN AND Z-BOYS," says he sees a strong connection between his film projects and his favorite designs.
  • Don Menveg, Furniture Conservator

    June 25, 2000
    "I found my Eames splint in an Army surplus store in the early '70s," says Menveg, art conservator for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
  • Peter Loughrey

    June 25, 2000
    Peter Loughrey, owner of Los Angeles Modern Auctions, wouldn't dream of parting with his 1957 white leather Eames lounge chair 670...

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