Charles Eames US Patent Nr 2,969,831 Side Flexing Shock Mount

“In the development and designing of furniture one prevailing problem is the means for securing parts of the furniture together

Vitra Eames Lounge Chair Chemnitz

It is indicative of the image of designer furniture in contemporary society that media outlets across Europe have picked up

Eames by Vitra Wasserschloss Klaffenbach Chemnitz Charles Eames Quote

Until April 9th the Wasserschloss Klaffenbach Chemnitz is presenting the exhibition Eames by Vitra. As we wrote in our initial

Tilbage i februar fejrede VitraHaus i Weil am Rhein sin første fødselsdag. Vi talte med Vitras chefdesigner Eckart Maise om

Back in February the VitraHaus in Weil am Rhein celebrated its first birthday. But was it all worth it? To

A recurrent theme, not only here in the (smow)blog but also in general throughout the (smow) global network is the

On Thursday April 29th the exhibition “gute aussichten – junge deutsche fotografie 2009/2010” opens at the Haus der Photographie, Hamburg.

On account of the horrendous hotel prices demanded during design week the (smow)blog team camp in Milan. And that despite

9th February 2010, Brussels Under the motto “Think before you Post” the from the EU funded  Safer Internet Day 2010

In the wake of our “warehouse” post we have received numerous emails along a similar vein: “It’s OK for yous

From experience we can confirm that photographing furniture is not the easiest job in the world. And getting a picture

In the world of designer furniture there are few designers for who “home” and “family” played such a central role

In these pages we have often described the dangers and problems associated with non-licensed copies of design classics. And now

Idling on the internet the other day we inadvertently clicked on an advertisement. Fortunately. For the link took us to

One of the advantages of the time delay is that by mid-afternoon New York time the (smow)boss is at home

Ray and Charles Eames could happily be described as „multi-talents“. The American designer pair created functional furniture with a global