Category Archives: Geodesic Dome

1750 Toyon, Lafayette

Homes based on R Buckminster Fuller’s geodesic dome were sold by a number of kit house companies in the 1970s and quickly became popular for difficult or remote sites due to their fairly straight forward assembly and simple foundation requirements. … Continue reading

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4020 Star Ridge, Hayward

The geodesic dome was a mid-century phenomenon popularized by Buckminster Fuller as an idealized form for all sorts of structures due to its inherent strength and low ratio of surface area to volume (for more on Fuller and his influence … Continue reading

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