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Marilyn Neuhart about The Story of Eames Furniture

Marilyn Neuhart about The Story of Eames Furniture

Gestalten.tv is introducing a filmed interview with Marilyn Neuhart, author of The Story of Eames Furniture. Shot on location in their Los Angeles home, Neuhart and her husband John give their personal accounts of the fascinating stories, biographies, and images that make up this incomparably detailed book.
The Eames Lounge Chair updated

The Eames Lounge Chair updated

Furniture producer Vitra informs that the classic Eames Lounge Chair by Ray and Charles Eames has been updated. This ultimate example of superior quality and luxurious comfort since 1956 is now available in light-toned wood, polished aluminium and white leather. This new interpretation of the Eames Lounge Chair was achieved in close cooperation with the...

Eames Plywood Elephant by Vitra

During the early 1940s Charles and Ray Eames developed a successful technique for moulding plywood into three-dimensional shapes, which led to the creation of a variety of furnishings and sculptures. The Plywood Elephant, in particular, has attained legendary status among collectors. Designed in 1945, this piece requires complex fabrication methods. Only two prototypes were produced,...