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Oblique House / Studio B Architecture + Interiors

17:00 - 17 January, 2017
Oblique House / Studio B Architecture + Interiors, © Draper White
© Draper White

© Draper White © Greg Watts © Greg Watts © Draper White + 21

Buckminster Fuller's Geodesic Dome Home to be Restored as Museum

00:00 - 20 March, 2014

On April 19, Southern Illinois University will begin to restore the world’s first geodesic dome home, built by Buckminster Fuller. Originally assembled in just seven hours from 60 wooden triangle panels, the dome was occupied by Fuller and his wife, Lady Anne, in the 1960s during his residency at SIU. After Fuller’s death, the dome was used as student housing before falling into disrepair. In 2001, the home was donated to a non-profit that had it listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2006. It will now be restored and preserved as a museum in Carbondale. 

Escada Headquarters / Carbondale

00:00 - 23 January, 2010
Escada Headquarters / Carbondale, © Jimmy Cohrssen
© Jimmy Cohrssen

© Jimmy Cohrssen © Jimmy Cohrssen © Jimmy Cohrssen © Jimmy Cohrssen + 14

  • Architects

  • Location

    Munich, Germany
  • Project Team

    Eric Carlson / Director, Pierre Tortrat / Associate, Valérie Vaudoyer / Project Architect
  • Local Architect

    Jan Hehenberger (Munich Germany)
  • Building Contractor

    Gerhard P. Wirth
  • Contractor

    Franck Franjou; Paris
  • Lighting Consultant

    Abisz
  • Furniture Contractor

    Films Hors Ecran; Paris
  • Audio Video Consultant

    Thalweg; Montreuil
  • Landscape Consultant

    Pur-Metall; Hohenbrunn Germany
  • Area

    2000.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2008
  • Photographs