Quote: "Furniture and Interiors evolve in organic unity with the building, the way chromosomes multiply out of original sperm and the thinking of the total concept is carried down to the smallest detail.
2. One cannot talk about Eero Saarinen without mentioning his father, Eliel Saarinen, a leader of modern architecture in Finland who, with a team of architects, designed the Finnish National Museum. Eliel was the founder and principal of Cranbrook Academy;. The father and son taught together at the school, and were partners in business. The photo shows the two of them together when Eero Saarinen was 9.
Eero Saarinen was completely ambidextrous. He wrote in cursive with his left hand and printed with his right, and would use both hands simultaneously while rendering a drawing (lucky! Photo source: Eero Saarinen: Furniture for Everyman (book)
No wise words, but a wise decision-maker: When faced with two choices, simply toss a coin. It works not because it settles the question for you, but because in that brief moment when the coin is in the air, you suddenly know what you are hoping for.