Eames: The Architect and the Painter

Biografie
Independent
| 84 min
English
| German

This documentary tells the story of the most important designer-couple of the 20th century: Charles and Ray Eames. Charles and Ray Eames were the most important designer couple of the 20th Century. This documentary by Jason Cohn and Bill Jersey looks at how the EAMES influenced American furniture design of the 1940s and '50s. With their "Eames Lounge Chair" the designer-couple reached the pinnacle of world fame. This model is like no other and epitomizes the organic form of modernity. The functional furniture and comprehensive approach to design by Charles and Ray Eames still inspires designers around the world. Their innovation and curiosity extended to a variety of projects in the fields of architecture, art, visual arts, film, photography and industry.