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Eames, Charles

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Eames : The Architect and the Painter by Jason Cohn( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames is 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 ... But their personal lives and influence on significant events in American life ... has been less widely understood. Narrated by James Franco, this is the first film dedicated to these creative geniuses and their work"--Container
The films of Charles and Ray Eames( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powers of ten ... illustrates a picnic in Chicago and then begins moving ten times farther out every ten seconds, until our own galaxy is visible only as a speck of light. Then, we move inward into the hand of a sleeping picnicker with ten times more magnification every ten seconds. A rough sketch ... is an earlier version of the same concept illustrated in Powers of ten. 901, after 45 years of working examines the Office of Charles and Ray Eames as it is being dismantled and cleaned out
Charles & Ray Eames, 1907-1978, 1912-1988 : pioneers of mid-century modernism by Gloria Koenig( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Komprimierte Darstellung von Leben und Werk des amerikanischen Architekten- und Designer-Ehepaares, das nach dem 2. Weltkrieg durch Möbelentwürfe, Ausstellungsgestaltungen und Filmprojekte bekannt wurde
Charles and Ray Eames by Charles Eames( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Films of Charles and Ray Eames by Charles Eames( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two versions of Charles and Ray Eames film, Powers of ten, which illustrate the relative size of things in the physical universe. Each takes the viewer from the earth to the outer galaxies, showing the increase of time and distance in increments of ten, then, returning to earth, proceed from the human scale into the microworld of cells, DNA molecules, and the carbon atom
The world of Franklin & Jefferson : the American Revolution Bicentennial Administration exhibition by Charles Eames( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The films of Charles and Ray Eames by Charles Eames( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design Q & A: One of the most concise, witty statements about design ever put on film. IBM Mathematics Peep Shows: Fast-paced explorations of intriguing mathematical concepts. SX-70: Lively presentation of a revolutionary Land camera. Copernicus: Rich, beautifully photographed film evoking the astronomer's universe. Fiberglass Chairs: Exciting look at the initial design and production of these famous chairs. Goods: Discussion of "the new covetables" and look at one of the Eameses' legendary 3-screen slide shows
The films of Charles and Ray Eames by Lucia Eames Demetrios( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tops: These many tops are a classic Eames toy film. IMB at the fair: Shows the brilliant Eames/Saarinen IBM Pavilion at the 1964 New York World's fair. Computer glossary: Jargon of computers expresses something of their nature. Eames lounge chair: Assembly of the famous chair at hyperwarp speed. Expanding airport: Concise history of airports leading into Eero Saarinen's Dulles Airport concept. Kepler's laws: Bread as nutrition, craft, and culture. Polyorchis Haplus: Lyrical motion of a tiny sea creature. Tops (from Stars of jazz): Rarely seen precursor to the classic "Tops."
The films of Charles and Ray Eames by Charles Eames( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complilation of 7 films with introduction to the work of designers Charles and Ray Eames. 'Toccata for toy trains' is a trip through a world of antique toys, and toy trains. 'House : after five years of living' illustrates the home and studio designed and built by Charles Eames on a hill in California overlooking the ocean. 'Lucia chase vignette' follows a sister chasing her brother through the Eames house and vicinity. 'Kaleidoscope jazz chair' is a kaleidoscopic tour of the Eames office, featuring their multicolored chairs. 'The Black ships' illustrates Commodore Perry's 1853 naval expedition to Japan through Japanese prints. In 'Atlas, ' a map of the Roman Empire expands and contracts, encapsulating the ebb and flow of the Empire's history. 'Blacktop : a story of the washing of a school play yard' focuses on the patterns and abstractions created by the soapy water
The films of Charles & Ray Eames( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st film is a record of Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico. The 2nd film traces the design and development of S-73, the Sofa Compact. The 3rd film presents the feel of Babbage's Difference Engine, the mechanical antecedent of the electronic computer. The 4th film is on an important concept in algebra. The 5th film conveys the mathematcial concept of exponents. The 6th film presents footage of the Eames' Solar Do-Nothing Machine. The 7th film is a model, in film form, of the National Aquarium design. The 7th film presents a parade of robots, floating bulls' heads, toy soldiers, and more
The films of Charles & Ray Eames by Charles Eames( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of the more than 75 short films made by the husband-and-wife team of designers
Powers of ten : a film dealing with the relative size of things in the universe and the effect of adding another zero by Charles Eames( Visual )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using visual image along with narration, illustrates the relative size of things in the physical universe. First, takes the viewer from earth to the outer galaxies, showing the increase of time and distance in increments of ten. Then, returning to earth, proceeds from the human scale into the microworld of cells, DNA molecules, and the nucleus of a carbon atom
Powers of ten( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using visual image along with narration, illustrates the relative size of things in the physical universe. First, takes the viewer from earth to the outer galaxies, showing the increase of time and distance in increments of ten. Then, returning to earth, proceeds from the human scale into the microworld of cells, DNA molecules, and the nucleus of a carbon atom
Ecstasy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hate (a comedy): One man. One chicken. No mercy. Mister smile: Everyone's ecstatic to get an invitation from Mister Smile. The closet: A killer comedy about two guys in the wrong place at the wrong time. Chuck: Chuck isn't really selling subscriptions-- he's after something a bit more substantial. Jimmy McGriff: Blues organist Jimmy McGriff tells the secret of winning over an audience. House: After 5 years of living in it, designers Charles & Ray Eames document their famous house. Bass on titles: The legendary designer speaks in depth about his title sequences. Smash: A fast moving essay on the rhythm of life. Three tricksters (coyote): Jeff Wood performs his piece deep in the Nevada wilderness. Scrub: She really likes to clean. Moods of the sea: Experimental documentary of the crashing sea set to Mendelssohn's Fingal's cave. Lovely day: A topless woman enthusiastically sings while accompanying herself on piano. Justice: agony or ecstasy: More than 30 segments of skateboarders' painful spills and amazing achievements, in random viewing order
The films of Charles and Ray Eames( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of Franklin and Jefferson, uses the lives of Franklin and Jefferson as prisms through which to evoke colonial America
Powers of ten interactive by Eames Demetrios( )

9 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the relative size of things in the universe and the effect of adding another zero
The world of Franklin and Jefferson : an exhibition [British Museum, 17 September to 16 November, 1975] by Charles Eames( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The films of Charles & Ray Eames by Charles Eames( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the films of Charles and Ray Eames, a husband and wife team renowned for their design work in the areas of architecture, film making, science, communications, painting and furniture design
The films of Charles and Ray Eames( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toccata for toy trains is a trip through a world of antique toys, and toy trains. House: after five years of living illustrates the home and studio designed and built by Charles Eames on a hill in California overlooking the ocean. Lucia chase vignette follows a sister chasing her brother through the Eames house and vicinity. Kaleidoscope jazz chair is a kaleidoscope tour of the Eames office and their multicolored chairs. The Black ships illustrates Admiral Perry's 1853 naval expedition to Japan through Japanese prints. In Atlas a map of the Roman Empire expands and contracts, encapsulating the ebb and flow of the Empire's history. Blacktop: a story of the washing of a school play yard focuses on the patterns and abstractions created by the soapy water
The films of Charles & Ray Eames( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first film, The World of Franklin & Jefferson "uses the lives of Franklin and Jefferson as prisms through which to evoke colonial America."--Container
 
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Charles & Ray Eames, 1907-1978, 1912-1988 : pioneers of mid-century modernism
Alternative Names
Charles Eames

Charles Eames Amerikaans filmregisseur

Charles Eames cinéaste américain

Charles Eames designer, architetto e regista statunitense

Charles Eames US-amerikanischer Designer und Architekt

Charles Eames yhdysvaltalainen arkkitehti, elokuvantekijä ja muotoilija

Eames, Charles

Eames, Charles 1907-1978

Eames, Charles Orman

Eames, Charles Orman, 1907-1978

Eames, Charles Ormand 1907-1978

Eames Charles Ormond 1907-1978

Īmuzu, Chāruzu

Τσαρλς Ιμς

Чарлз Еймс

צ'ארלס וריי איימס

تشارلز إيمس

چارلز ایمز

찰스 임스

イームズ, チャールズ

チャールズ・イームズ

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English (188)

French (4)

German (3)

Italian (3)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (1)

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Charles and Ray EamesThe story of Eames FurnitureCharles & Ray Eames, 1907-1978, 1912-1988 : pioneers of mid-century modernismAn Eames primerCharles and Ray EamesChanging the art of inhabitationEames : furniture 1941-1978