Tag Archives: Charles Eames

The Charles and Ray Eames DAR Chair

The Charles and Ray Eames Dining Armchair Rod, or Eames DAR for short, was a revolutionary piece of design that changed ideas about furniture during the post World War-II era …

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Charles and Ray Eames, La Chaise Chair’s Curvy Elegance

In 1948 Charles Eames participated in the International ‘Low-Cost Furniture’ competition organized by the Museum of Modern Arts with the design of La Chaise chair which was inspired by the …

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A Little Known, But Amazing, Eames’ Object

I’m a curious person, I like to ‘investigate’ and learn as much as possible about what I like: especially about Mid-Century design. Few days ago I was thinking which object …

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The 3 Posts You Most Loved This Month

Another month is gone…April was fast, isn’t it? So, it’s time for the monthly ‘The Best Of…” As always, I checked which posts you liked the most during the month. …

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Charles and Ray Eames: The Wire Chair

The Charles Eames Wire Chair is an iconic seat with sculptural qualities difficult to find in those years. Even though its design recalls previous fibreglass chairs, the Wire Chair was manufactured using a very different technology. …

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The Best of the Month: February 2011

Marcel Breuer: The Friedman House House Tour: A Mid-Century/Art-Deco/Classic house in Malmö How the US Courts Thwarted the Mid-Century Design Good Memories from the Divided Mid-Century Germany The Cheap Version …

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New and Old Molded Plastic Eames Chairs

We all are Mid-Century fans, isn’t it? There’s a personal component in our personal mid century craziness because we like the design, but the market stimulates it as well! I …

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When the Mid-Century Modern Begun?

“ Mid-Century modern is an architectural, interior and product design form that generally describes mid-20th century developments in modern design, architecture, and urban development from roughly 1933 to 1965. “ …

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Charles and Ray Eames on NBC

As I was thrilled when I watched the Charles Eames’ co-workers  Marilyn and John Neuhart talking about him in: “A close look to one of the greatest designer ever: Charles Eames.“, I had …

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