Charles Ormond Eames, Jr (1907–1978) and Bernice Alexandra "Ray" (née Kaiser) Eames (1912–1988) were American designers, who worked in and made major contributions to modern architecture and furniture. They also worked in the fields of industrial and graphic design, fine art and film.Eames Round Table and Soft Pad Group Side Chairs add sophistication and comfort to the contemporary office or home. Introduced over forty years ago, Eames Tables come in sizes that range from 30 inches to 22 feet, with choices of three base designs, four table top shapes and 22 laminate or 9 veneer choices. Created with simple Cubist sensibilities, the Eames Table will complement the classic lines and comfortable suspension of the Soft Pad Group Side Chairs. The simple elegance and plush characteristics of the Soft Pad Group Chairs have kept them in demand for years. This versatile set is perfect for all kinds of spaces, and adds beauty and luxury to contemporary homes, elegant offices and hip startups alike.
|Eames Soft Pad Group Side Chair||34" H x 23" W x 16.5" D||35 lbs.|
|Eames ® Table – Veneer Edge||28.5" H x 42 - 54" W x 42 - 54" D||Unavailable|
|Product Category:||Conference Tables|
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Herman Miller began in 1923 as a manufacturer of traditional residential furniture, became a leader in "modern" furniture in the 1930s and 1940s; developed lasting ties through the 1950s with legendary industrial designers who led the company in new directions; transformed the office furniture industry with the first panel system in the 1960s; invented and refined ergonomic work seating in the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s; reinvented the geometry of systems furniture in 2000, and is today the second largest office furniture company with customers and locations around the world. Their history of employee participation and ownership and technological innovation has long roots and continues to grow. They have always worked hard to be serious about both people and business. They look at their primary goal as creating great places to work.
George Nelson laid out five tenets of Herman Miller's design philosophy 50 years ago:
While fashion and style have their place, the main criterion for a Herman Miller product has remained constant: Does it truly solve a problem that people care about in a way that improves upon other solutions, or pioneers a new and better answer altogether? The answer is Yes.