Archive for the ‘Furniture’ Category

The Design Genius of Charles and Ray Eames

Charles and Ray Eames

Eames Demitrios’ 2007 TED talk on his grandparents is finally available online. It’s a fantastic insight into the creative process of Charles and Ray Eames and includes some rarely seen film and archival footage.

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Connected: Book Cases, Book Design, Icons

Bookcase Porn

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Pixar 'Incredibles' Chairs

The Incredibles

The Incredibles, The Chairs – Illustrator Jim Unwin’s collection of the chairs featured in The Incredibles.

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Extendo

Extendo

Great looking modular storage solutions from Extendo. Love the suspended systems.

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Modernist Furniture Poster

Mid-Century Modern Furniture Poster

James Provost’s illustrated collection of mid-century modern furniture makes for a fantastic poster. Order one here.

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Verner Panton

Verner Panton

Seriously impressive, the official ‘Verner Panton reference portal‘ has a huge amount of information on the work of Danish designer Verner Panton. There’s some fantastic images for those interested in furniture design. A good way to spend an hour or two.

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A Communications Primer

A Communications Primer

Charles and Ray Eames’ film ‘A Communications Primer‘ is available to view and download as part of the Internet Archive’s Prelinger collection. Also worth watching for a glimpse of Eames designed furniture are the three films which make up ‘American Look‘, a film on 1950’s automotive, industrial, interior and architectural design.

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Vitsœ

Vitsœ

Vitsœ, famous for their Dieter Rams designed ‘606 Universal Shelving‘ have updated their website with a design by Airside. Lot’s of articles, photos and video to drool over for the furniture inclined.

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Connected: Bicycle Paintings, Vintage Furniture, Cut-outs

Taliah Lempert

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Connected: Eames Shell Chair, Social Patterns, Hybrid Drives

Eames Shell Chair

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