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Thomas T K Zung: The Dymaxion World of Buckminster Fuller

  • Edward Cella Art + Architecture 2754 S. La Cienega Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90034 (map)

Join Thomas T.K. Zung, partner of Buckminster Fuller, Sadao & Zung Architects for an illustrated talk on Fuller’s life and work. Zung is uniquely positioned as a student, collaborator, and partner of Fuller and author/editor of Buckminster Fuller, Anthology for the Millennium, a new volume on Fuller’s legacy. He will sign copies of his book afterward.

Thomas T K Zung established Thomas T.K. Zung Architects, Inc. in Cleveland, Ohio and the following year, 1968, designed the first elongated geodesic dome in association with Buckminster Fuller Synergetics organization. Thomas T.K. Zung Architects and R. Buckminster Fuller merged to form Buckminster Fuller, Sadao and Zung Architects designing numerous Geodesic domes, tensegrity structures, vector equilibriums, museum exhibitions, publications, and Fuller’s last invention, ‘Hang It All’. A founding member of the Buckminster Fuller Institute and the Synergetics Collaborative (SNEC) at the Rhode Island School of Design; he is a Distinguished Senior Fellow to the Stanford University Libraries; and author/editor of Fuller’s Anthology for a New Millennium published under St. Martin’s Press.

Space is limited. RSVP to Alexandra: (323) 525-0053.

Source: https://edwardcella.com/exhibition/153/press_release/