An Eames Anthology: Articles, Film Scripts, Interviews, Letters, Notes, And Speeches

April 28, 2015|
An Eames Anthology: Articles, Film Scripts, Interviews, Letters, Notes, And Speeches by Charles Eames
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An inspiring collection of the writings of two of the 20th century’s most brilliant and influential designers

An Eames Anthology collects for the first time the writings of the esteemed American architects and designers Charles and Ray Eames, illuminating their marriage and professional partnership of fifty years. More than 120 primary-source documents and 200 illustrations highlight iconic projects such as the Case Study Houses and the molded plywood chair, as well as their work for major corporations as both designers (Herman Miller, Vitra) and consultants (IBM, Polaroid). Previously unpublished materials appear alongside published writings by and about the Eameses and their work, lending new insight into their creative process. Correspondence with such luminaries as Richard Neutra and Eero Saarinen provides a personal glimpse into the advance of modernity in mid-century America.
Charles Eames (1907–1978) and Ray Eames (1912–1988) are celebrated for their groundbreaking work in furniture, architecture, exhibitions, graphic design, toys, and film.Daniel Ostroff is the author of Modern Classic, Eames + Valastro, and Collecting Eames. He was consulting curator for Eames Words and curator of Collec...
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Title:An Eames Anthology: Articles, Film Scripts, Interviews, Letters, Notes, And Speeches
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:420 pages, 9.75 X 7.5 X 0.98 in
Shipping dimensions:420 pages, 9.75 X 7.5 X 0.98 in
Published:April 28, 2015
Publisher:Yale University Press
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780300203455

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