Buckminster Fuller Bibliography by Trevor Blake. One thousand five hundred entries by and about Buckminster Fuller. Books, magazines, newspapers and ephemera published between 1914 and 2015. Richard Buckminster “Bucky” Fuller (1895 – 1983) was a public speaker, author, mathematician and inventor. Fuller is best known as the popularizer of geodesic domes in architecture. He attempted… Continue reading Buckminster Fuller Bibliography
Sam Green & Yo La Tengo will be performing The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller on Wednesday 12 September 2012 in Portland Oregon, USA. Drawing equal inspiration from TEDtalks and Benshi film narration, The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller is a new “live documentary” from filmmaker Sam Green. Accompanied by a score performed… Continue reading The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller
“The Nestable Structural Joggled Diamond Shingles Geodesic. Please start patent drawings and application. See T.C. drawings and models in your files. [signature of R. Buckminster Fuller] 10/22/61.” Drawing, 8.11 x 11 inches. Previously unpublished. From the synchronofile, one of the largest private collections of works by and about Fuller today. Part of Fuller’s filing for… Continue reading The Nestable Structural Joggled Diamond Shingles Geodesic
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R. Buckminster Fuller’s influence on science fiction films and television during his lifetime (12 July 1895 – 1 July 1983). First Spaceship on Venus [Wikipedia] [IMDB] [youtube] 1960. Film. Directed by Kurt Maetzig. Based on the novel The Astronauts by Stanisław Lem. An international rocket crew finds geodesic domes on the planet Venus. Earth II… Continue reading R. Buckminster Fuller’s Influence on Science Fiction Films and Television
R. Buckminster Fuller: THE HISTORY (and Mystery) OF THE UNIVERSE written and directed by D. W. Jacobs from the life work and writings of R. Buckminster Fuller May 28 – July 4, 2010 Arena Stage Washington DC USA Does humanity have a chance to survive on Spaceship Earth? Explore this question with Renaissance man R.… Continue reading R. Buckminster Fuller: THE HISTORY (and Mystery) OF THE UNIVERSE
Coming up on Monday, 10 November 2008 in the Ellyn Bye Studio: DYMAXION PORTLAND. A conversation about regional resources with David Bragdon (Metro), John Haines (Mercy Corps NW), Jill Fuglister (Coalition for a Livable Future) and Lawrence Wallack (PSU’s College of Urban and Public Affairs). Join some of Portland’s leading thinkers and policy-makers for a… Continue reading Dymaxion Portland
Portland Center Stage is presenting R. Buckminster Fuller: THE HISTORY (and Mystery) OF THE UNIVERSE by D. W. Jacobs. The play will run from October to December 2008.