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Eames Elephant (Plywood)
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    Eames Elephant (Plywood) by
    Cube Gallery

    Material description
    Material: plywood with face veneer in American cherry (USA).
    Material: moulded plywood with face veneer in ash (France), stained grey.

    In the early 1940s, Charles and Ray Eames spent several years developing and refining a technique for moulding plywood into three-dimensional shapes, creating a series of furniture items and sculptures in the process. Among these initial designs, the two-part elephant proved to be the most technically challenging due to its tight compound curves, and the piece never went into serial production.

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    Founded in 2012, CUBE offers clients a turnkey design consultancy service, with an emphasis on project management, spatial design, interior decorating and lighting design. Our team works independently with private walk-in clients as well as with acclaimed architectural and design firms. Since establishment we have successfully completed projects for esteemed international brands.

    Our design services and innovative product solutions allow us to offer practical, technically advanced and aesthetically beautiful solutions for a wide range of applications. We offer services in residential, office, outdoor and public spaces, as well as within hospitality and health sectors.

    A visit to our showroom in Hyde Park is a feast for the eyes with Vitra, Artemide, Artek, Gandia Blasco and GAN products presented and curated in narratives that allow guests to discover and experience the beauty and ergonomics of each piece of design furniture and lighting.

    These products have been developed by award-winning international designers and architects, with many products having become classics, recognised and displayed world-wide by museums and institutions such as the Museum of Modern Art (New York).

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