Eero Saarinen


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Noun1.Eero Saarinen - United States architect (born in Finland) (1910-1961)
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This property was designed by Eero Saarinen, a 20th-century Finnish American architect known for also designing the Gateway Arch in St.
When it was built, the steel and concrete, gull-wing-shaped structure designed by Finnish architect Eero Saarinen was so evocative of flight, the mere sight of it was supposed to initiate the journey.
For one thing, the existing building on Grosvenor Square, designed by the Finnish-born modernist architect Eero Saarinen and opened in 1960, was too small to accommodate a staff that had quadrupled in size since then.
The award, the oldest of its kind, was founded in 1950 by legendary designers, Eero Saarinen, Charles and Ray Eames, and by architecture historian and philanthropist, Edgar Kaufmann, Jr.
The London-based firm will retain the iconic stone facades of the building, which was designed by Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen in the 1950s and was granted a Grade-II listing by English Heritage in 2009.
It has a history in furniture that people are not really aware of"--architect Eero Saarinen and furniture designer Charles Eames, for example, both attended the renown Cranbrook Academy of Art outside of Detroit.
Among Knoll's designers are Frank Gehry, Maya Lin, Harry Bertoia, Mies, Florence and Eero Saarinen.
Since the late 1960s, they had collected high-design furniture--Mies van der Rohes Barcelona chairs, Eames lounge chairs, an Eero Saarinen tulip table, a Herman Miller built-in wall unit and a Danish modern dining room set.
The Case Study Houses, designed by architects Including Richard Neutra, Craig Ellwood, Charles Eames, Eero Saarinen, and Raphael Soriano, were meant to be examples of functional modern homes for middle-class families.
Eero Saarinen chairs conference in gray fabric and chrome feet customized by Knoll circa 1958:
A masterpiece of mid-century modernism designed by architect Eero Saarinen, the soaring monument is recognized as an expression of America's rising confidence and ingenuity following World War II.
The terminal, built in 1962 as an uplifting symbol of the Jet Age, was designed by renowned Finnish-born architect Eero Saarinen, who also created St.