About Charles & Ray Eames
Charles Eames studied in Missouri, and attended Washington University where he concentrated his attention on engineering and architecture. Ray Kaiser Eames studied painting with Hams Hofmann in New York and then enrolled to Cranbrook Academy where she collaborated with the famous designers Charles and Eero Saarinen.
The married artists are considered to be the most important American designers of the previous century. Their work expanded to architecture, furniture design, industrial design, manufacturing, and photographic arts. Their contribution to these sectors has been highly admired and exposed around the globe.
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