#Eames House: “Just as in Japan’s old teahouses, after 200 years of simply putting a cup in the same place, there’s very subtle wear that develops,” says Demetrios. “This house has that same feeling.” At right one can make out a dark square where the couple’s Franz Kli
The Eames house living room as it is best known, shot in 1994. The light from the window illuminates the tumbleweed the couple picked up on their honeymoon drive from Chicago to Los Angeles; due to its fragility it was the only item not to have been moved to the LACMA exhibition. Photo courtesy Tim Street-Porter.
Charlie Chaplin and Billy Wilder used to party with Charles and Ray Eames at their house in Los Angeles – and play guinea pigs to their latest chair designs. Step inside the Eames House, a divine shrine unchanged since their deaths