“One of something may be beautiful, but can you stand to see 100 in a row?” ~ Charles Eames Quote #95 from 100 Quotes by Charles Eames In the mid 20th century, Charles and Ray Eames thoroughly explored new issues that came along with mass production. Photos (top & bottom) from the archives
“Beyond the age of information is the age of choice.” ~ Charles Eames Quote #12 from 100 Quotes by Charles Eames Today the number of choices continues to rise by orders of magnitude (by powers of 10)! When you select one choice (100) out of a dozen (10+1), you have probably explored all the options [...]
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Over the last month, the beautiful golden blooms of the sunflowers have begun to droop and fade. The heads of the sunflowers (10+2) which have been drying in the sun reveal the tightly packed seeds (10+4) which will be saved for next year.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with your snail mail address, and we will happily send a copy of the Powers of Ten Workshop Guidebook to the first 100 people requesting it. This was also posted on two other pages, so they are going faster than the speed of light (10+16)!
Just received our Powers of Ten Workshop Guidebook from the printer! In celebration of tomorrow, we will send a copy out to the first 100 (10+02) persons that call or write us! It’s a compendium of 20 years of Powers of Ten Thinking–a wonderful/invaluable resource for those who want to lead Powers of Ten Workshops [...]
Countdown speeds ever faster to the day after tomorrow: 10/10/10. An Eames great-grandson bravely attacks the task of stuffing 100 (10+02) goodie bags. Each one includes a pair of DVDs (Powers of Ten and Scale is the New Geography) that we are urging the 100 attendees at our Eames House Fundraiser (on the evening of [...]
We have only about 25 of the free Powers of 10 workshop kits left for schools! Please email email@example.com if you have a class, a school or a teacher in mind to host or lead a workshop. There are many helpful tips in the workshop booklet that comes with the kit. If someone asks me [...]