3 March 2011

Case Study House #8 Eames House 1949

Eames House is modernism meets Japonism!







Eames House, circa 1950.
All photos from The Library of Congress


Eames House is located on 203 North Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, California.


Case Study House was an experimental program of architecture sponsored by 'Arts and Architecture' magazine. It started at the end of WW2, from 1945 until 1966 and commissioned major architects to design low-cost, mass-produced modern residences for returning soldiers. 

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