Herman Miller Eames Aluminum Group Armchair
by Charles and Ray Eames
Herman Miller introduced the Eames Aluminum Group in 1958 as Charles and Ray Eames' response to the need for high-quality indoor-outdoor furniture. It soon moved inside exclusively. Herman Miller celebrates the chair that came in from the cold. Available in management, executive and side chair models, this design remains a classic of style and comfort.
This armchair utilizes a lightweight aluminum frame with suspended upholstery, available in a variety of polyester-based fabric options. The 4-star base sits on 1/2" glides that are safe for both hard floors and carpet. The tilt-swivel mechanism of this Eames Aluminum Group Armchair give you the ability to recline, relax and rotate at will. This Armchair works great on its own or with other piece from the Eames Aluminum Chair Group.
See the entire Eames Aluminum Chair Group.
Also available without arms and with leather upholstery.
- Slideshow: 56 recycled polyester, 44 polyester
- Moire: 100 recycled polyester
- Railroad: 100 recycled polyester
- Cygnus: 69 elastomeric, 31 polyester
The Herman Miller Aluminum Side Chair is also known by the following manufacturer item numbers: EA308, EA330, EA331.
About the Designer
Charles and Ray Eames
Charles and Ray Eames are perhaps the most celebrated designers of the 20th century. Married in 1941, the Eames duo are responsible for some of the most critically acclaimed furniture designs of the modern era. Amongst their most famous designs are the wire chair and the aluminum chair group. Although they are most often remembered today for their furniture designs with partner Herman Miller, the Eameses engaged in artistic expression across a broad range of mediums- including architecture and filmmaking.
About the Manufacturer
Herman Miller Authorized Retailer
Herman Miller is an industry leader in the integration of cutting edge technology to furniture and other household items to make everyday life more comfortable, convenient, and stylish. Herman Miller stands out at the forefront of such fields as ergonomic technologies, environmentally friendly manufacturing processes, and customizable furniture items.
In addition to producing some of the most outstanding office furniture in the world, Herman Miller has also taken on the responsibility of manufacturing some of the most celebrated furniture designs by some of the world's most famous designs. These "modern classics" include works by Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson, and Isamu Noguchi. Herman Miller celebrates these famous mid-century designers' works through its extraordinarily precise manufacturing techniques and industry-leading green production processes.
Herman Miller is a global company with operations, sales offices, dealers, and licensees in more than 40 countries in North America, Asia/Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Latin America, serving customers virtually anywhere in the world. Herman Miller is headquartered in Zeeland, Michigan, while manufacturing facilities are located in the U.S., China, Italy, and the United Kingdom.
Materials & Measurements
- 23"W x 33"H x 18"D
- 18.25" seat height
- Slideshow: 56 percent recycled polyester, 44 percent polyester
- Moire: 100 percent recycled polyester
- Railroad: 100 percent recycled polyester
- Cygnus: 69 percent elastomeric, 31 percent polyester
Aluminum Group chairs are made of 67 percent recycled materials and are 90 percent recyclable at the end of their useful life.