Eames' solar powered "Do Nothing Machine" from 1958


4 Responses to “Eames' solar powered "Do Nothing Machine" from 1958”

  1. EH says:

    And the Calder family has a collective stroke. Expect a C&D any moment now.

  2. modmom says:

    yay eames + eye of the goof + airform archives!
    i’m 1 degree separated from them linked on boingboing :)

    i hope some day to be linked on boing boing

    have you seen this world’s fair 1964-5 tower four winds that looks “inspired” by this eames toy?

  3. joe holmes says:

    This is one of my all-time favorite album covers — same machine:


  4. Tobor Redrum says:

    For some unknown reason it reminds me of Joan Miro’s paintings.

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