eames eames  /ˈimz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States designer noted for an innovative series of chairs (1907-1978)

News

  1. Dealzmodo: Five Picks From Herman Miller's Summer Sale

    Herman Miller may be best known today for its high-end, technical desk chairs, like the Aeron and the Embody, but they also make iconic modern furniture designed by legends like Eames and Noguchi—classic stuff, that will look as good in 50 years as it did 50 years ago. All of it is on sale right now. Read more...        
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Gizmodo

  2. The Henry Ford acquires 1964 Eames-designed IBM pavilion kiosk from New York World's Fair

    In addition to being a highly significant Eames artifact, the kiosk relates to the broader topic of world’s fairs – a subject the organization continues to explore specifically in the current Henry Ford Museum visiting exhibition Designing Tomorrow: America ’s World’s Fairs of the 1930s.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Art Daily

  3. Drugs, Sex And Guns Banned From Vanity License Plates

    Georgia has enacted new emergency rules to prevent people from getting vanity license plates that reference drugs and sex. Eyewitness News reporter Eames Yates has the story.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: WCTV Tallahassee

Quotes

  • "There are many victims' organisations that fear that the Eames/Bradley proposals will ...... allow the British state to continue its policy ...... of cover up and concealment," said Gerry Adams, president of the nationalist Sinn Fein party, a...
    on Jan 27, 2009 By: Gerry Adams Source: Reuters UK

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