Charles and Ray Eames: The Architect and the Painter tonight on PBS
Tonight, December 19th, PBS American Masters explores one of the most influential designers of our time, Charles and Ray Eames, who also happened to be married to each other. Charles & Ray Eames: The Architect and the Painter premieres tonight from 10-11:30 p.m. (ET/PT) on PBS (check local listings) as the 25th anniversary season finale of American Masters.
Producers Jason Cohn and Bill Jersey take a look into the private lives of the Eameses and their revolutionizing home furnishings. The film, narrated by James Franco, includes remarks from Charles’ daughter Lucia; grandson Eames Demetrios; filmmaker Paul Schrader; TED founder Richard Saul Wurman; architect Kevin Roche; Eames Office employees; and design historians.
Don’t miss this fascinating look inside the lives and marriage of these two designers who helped give “shape to America’s 20th century.”
Charles and Ray Eames: The Architect and the Painter – American Masters
Monday, December 19 from 10-11:30 p.m. (ET/PT) on PBS