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Blueprint, Buckminster Fuller geodesic dome patent drawing, 1965.


Geodesic domes rule - Buckminster Fuller


‎64 is the fewest number of tetrahedrons you need to form 2 octaves of perfectly balanced geometry... what Buckminster Fuller called the Vector equilibrium. 64 codons in human DNA • 64 hexagrams in the I-Ching • 64 cells is how many we have before our cells star to bifurcate shortly after birth • 64 things are needed to be able to approach the Ark of the Covenant according to the copper scrolls among the Dead Sea Scrolls • 64 is fundamental in computer memory and coding / Sacred…

“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” ― R. Buckminster Fuller


“If you want to teach people a new way of thinking, don't bother trying to teach them. Instead, give them a tool, the use of which will lead to new ways of thinking.” ― Richard Buckminster Fuller

// R. Buckminster Fuller’s Nine Chains to the Moon.

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Gallery of SFMoMA Exhibit: "The Utopian Impulse: Buckminster Fuller and the Bay Area" - 15

SFMoMA Exhibit: “The Utopian Impulse: Buckminster Fuller and the Bay Area”

"Does the fact that inspiration for this cable-net tent is, let us say, more than borrowed necessarily make it the work of a great artist? The syllogistic corollary to T.S. Eliot's questionable dictum is that the more derivative a work, the greater its begetter."