Eames: The Architect and the Painter
Eames: The Architect and the Painter documentary film will open at the IFC theater in NYC on November 18th, 2011 and will continue with playdates around the country. The film is narrated by James Franco.

“The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames are widely regarded as America’s most important designers. Perhaps best remembered for their mid-century plywood and fiberglass furniture, the Eames Office also created a mind-bending variety of other products, from splints for wounded military during World War II, to photography, interiors, multi-media exhibits, graphics, games, films and toys. But their personal lives and influence on significant events in American life – from the development of modernism, to the rise of the computer age – has been less widely understood…” —synopsis

An HD version of the trailer is available to watch in Apple’s iTunes Movie Trailers site.

Eames: The Architect and the Painter

Eames: The Architect and the Painter documentary film will open at the IFC theater in NYC on November 18th, 2011 and will continue with playdates around the country. The film is narrated by James Franco.

“The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames are widely regarded as America’s most important designers. Perhaps best remembered for their mid-century plywood and fiberglass furniture, the Eames Office also created a mind-bending variety of other products, from splints for wounded military during World War II, to photography, interiors, multi-media exhibits, graphics, games, films and toys. But their personal lives and influence on significant events in American life – from the development of modernism, to the rise of the computer age – has been less widely understood…” —synopsis

An HD version of the trailer is available to watch in Apple’s iTunes Movie Trailers site.

The authors of Store Front: The Disappearing Face of New York “re-imagined” an Eames chair which is currently on auction on eBay. This is just one of 20 designs included in the Eames Inspiration auction curated by Billi Kid and Luna Park.
"A unique collection of iconic Eames Molded Plywood Lounge Chairs, as re-imagined by some of today’s most celebrated graffiti and street artists, will be featured in Barneys New York windows…and auctioned online May 11th through June 1st." —Operation Design(first discovered via Brooklyn Street Art)

The authors of Store Front: The Disappearing Face of New York “re-imagined” an Eames chair which is currently on auction on eBay. This is just one of 20 designs included in the Eames Inspiration auction curated by Billi Kid and Luna Park.

"A unique collection of iconic Eames Molded Plywood Lounge Chairs, as re-imagined by some of today’s most celebrated graffiti and street artists, will be featured in Barneys New York windows…and auctioned online May 11th through June 1st."
Operation Design

(first discovered via Brooklyn Street Art)