10 Things You Didn’t Know About Charles and Ray Eames
- Dwell features Eames furniture often, and it can be all too easy to see Charles and Ray Eames as an indivisible unit: they worked together, dressed similarly, and by all accounts had a perfectly…
- This godfather of industrial design streamlined the look of midcentury America.
- One of the most exciting elements of any Dwell on Design is the home tours.
- When resources are limited, design takes flight. Case in point: this video of Ray and Charles Eames unveiling their iconic molded plastic and molded plywood chairs on NBC in 1956.
- 2014 Pritzker Prize winner Shigeru Ban’s body of work is a showcase of spatial and material innovation.
- A. Quincy Jones was a mid-century modernist whose architecture knew no bounds.
- What’s not to love about Brooklyn? Here we present 9 funky, space-saving renovation projects from Dwell’s pages that will make you fall even harder for the borough.
Introduced in 1951, this table has a wire frame and a top made of veneer, laminate, or baltic birch.