Buckminster Fuller at Edward Cella Art & Architecture
September 20, 2018 - Hunter Drohojowska-Philp
Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the visionary’s relevance in the 21st Century.
If the name R. Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983) brings up any associations in the 21st century, it is for his creation of the geodesic dome. This structure looks complex because it is made of interconnected geometric forms that result in a slightly spherical shape. It has been used for decades as inexpensive and pragmatic shelter, an alternative to more traditional but also more costly methods of construction that involve foundations and load- bearing walls.Read More >>