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Eames Visual impact Nothing says modernist perfection like an Eames design The creative duoCharles EamesandRay Kaiser Eamestransformed the visual character of America Though best known for their furniture, the husband and wife team were also forerunners in architecture, textile design, photography, and filmThe Eames work defined anew, multifunctional modernity, exemplary for its integration of craft and design, as well as for the use of modern materials, notablyplywood and plasticsThe Eames Lounge Chair Wood, designed with molded plywood technology, became a defining furniture piece of the twentieth century, while the couples contribution to theCase Study Housesproject not only made inventive use of industrial materials but also developed anadaptable floor plan of multipurpose spaceswhich would become ahallmark of postwar modern architectureFrom the couples earliest furniture experiments to their seminal short filmPowers of Ten, this book covers all the aspects of the illustrious Eames repertoire and itsrevolutionary impact on middle class American living About the Series Each book in TASCHENs Basic Architecture Series features an introduction to the life and work of the architect the major works in chronological order information about the clients, architectural preconditions as well as construction problems and resolutions a list of all the selected works and a map indicating the locations of the best and most famous buildings approximatelyillustrations photographs, sketches, drafts and plans

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