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Eames, Ray

Overview
Works: 483 works in 1,105 publications in 6 languages and 12,583 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Experimental films  Biographies  Exhibition catalogs  Biographical films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Photographer, Author, Illustrator, Performer, Artist, Designer, Contributor, Other, Dedicatee, fmk, Interviewee, Architect, Curator
Classifications: NK1535.E25, 745.44922
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Eames design : the work of the Office of Charles and Ray Eames by John Neuhart( Book )

36 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the work of Charles and Ray Eames whose design revolutinized the look of postwar American society. Includes every product produced by the Eameses and their office from 1941 to 1978. Over 3,500 illustrations
Eames : the Architect and the Painter by Jason Cohn( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 719 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 )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 374 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
Eames House : Charles and Ray Eames by James Steele( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a series of technically informative monographs embracing a broad spectrum of internationally renowned buildings. This work deals with Eames House in California and includes a comprehensive set of technical drawings and working details
El encanto de un pueblo = the magic of a people : folk art and toys from the collection of the Girard Foundation by Alexander Girard( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and Spanish and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powers of ten by Charles Eames( Visual )

32 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 325 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
An Eames anthology : articles, film scripts, interviews, letters, notes, speeches by Charles Eames( Book )

9 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Eames Anthology collects for the first time the writings of the esteemed American architects and designers Charles and Ray Eames, illuminating their marriage and professional partnership of fifty years. More than 120 primary-source documents and 200 illustrations highlight iconic projects such as the Case Study Houses and the molded plywood chair, as well as their work for major corporations as both designers (Herman Miller, Vitra) and consultants (IBM, Polaroid). Previously unpublished materials appear alongside published writings by and about the Eameses and their work, lending new insight into their creative process. Correspondence with such luminaries as Richard Neutra and Eero Saarinen provides a personal glimpse into the advance of modernity in mid-century America
The films of Charles & Ray Eames( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles and Ray Eames are American designers of the 20th century, best known for their groundbreaking contributions to architecture, furniture design, industrial design and manufacturing, and the photographic arts. They were also prolific filmmakers. The legacy of the husband and wife team includes more than 100 short films that reflect the breadth and depth of interests and the integrity of their vision
Charles & Ray Eames, 1907-1978, 1912-1988 : pioneers of mid-century modernism by Gloria Koenig( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though they are best known to the general public for their furniture, the husband and wife duo of Charles and Ray Eames (1907-78 and 1912-88 respectively) were also forerunners in the fields of architecture, industrial design, photography and film. This book covers all the aspects of their illustrious career
Connections, the work of Charles and Ray Eames : Frederick S. Wight Art Gallery, University of California, Los Angeles, December 7, 1976-February 6, 1977 by Charles Eames( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the work of Charles and Ray Eames, who did pioneering work in furniture, film, architecture, and exhibition design
Charles and Ray Eames by Charles Eames( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and German and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 192 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 world of Franklin & Jefferson : the American Revolution Bicentennial Administration exhibition by Charles Eames( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 153 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 )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 152 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 & Ray Eames by Lucia Eames Demetrios( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 110 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 and Ray Eames( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 97 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
The Films of Charles and Ray Eames by Ray Eames( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 94 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 films of Charles & Ray Eames by Charles Eames( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of the more than 75 short films made by the husband-and-wife team of designers
Ecstasy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 76 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Eames design : the work of the Office of Charles and Ray Eames
Alternative Names
Eames, Ray, 1916-1988

Eames, Ray Berenice Kaiser 1912-1988

Eames, Ray-Bernice Alexandra Kaiser-

Īmuzu, Rei

Īmuzu, Rei 1912-1988

Kaiser, Bernice Alexandra

Kaiser Bernice Alexandra 1912-1988

Kaiser Eames, Ray-Bernice Alexandra

Kaiser, Ray

Kaiser, Ray Bernice Alexandra 1912-1988

Ray-Bernice Alexandra Kaiser Eames

Ray Eames Amerikaans filmregisseur

Ray Eames diseñadora estadounidense

Ray Eames US-amerikanische Künstlerin und Designerin

Ray-Ray 1912-1988

Ρέι Ιμς

イームズ, レイ

レイ・イームズ

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