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‘Carbon Fiber Eames Sofa’ by Matthew Strong (US)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 15.07.2014 - Tagged as: , ,

'Carbon Fiber Eames Sofa' by Matthew Strong

‘Carbon Fiber Eames Sofa’ by Matthew Strong

Matthew Strong’s Carbon Fiber Eames Sofa is the result of extensive research at the archives at The Henry Ford Museum, Cranbrook, and MoMA.



The Story of Eames Furniture by Marilyn Neuhart with John Neuhart; publisher: gestalten

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In the new two-volume work ‘The Story of Eames Furniture’ by Marilyn Neuhart and John Neuhart the authors take a journey through time, going back both to the early beginnings of modern furniture design and to their own past. The focus of this book is therefore not, as is the case in the volume ‘Eames Design’ by the same two authors, on recording the entire Eames creative output complete with films, graphics and exhibitions. ‘The Story of Eames Furniture’ concentrates on the furniture design and the background to the great myth, as well as the origins of the entire Eames empire. The book deals with the numerous influences of other designers who have become famous, as well as with the loyal staff who worshipped the legendary designer pair. Again and again there is reference to the fact that Charles and Ray Eames demanded unconditional devotion to work, both from themselves and others.


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