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R. Buckminster Fuller, Building Construction/Geodesic Dome from the Inventions: Twelve Around One portfolio, 1981, screenprint in white ink on clear polyester film overlaid on a screenprint on Lennox paper, 25 × 35 1/2 inches. Asheville Art Museum, Black Mountain College Collection, Museum purchase with funds provided by 2006 Collectors' Circle members Rob Pulleyn and Cherry & Paul Lentz Saenger, 2006.31.64.

Altruistic Genius: Member-Only Preview

Thursday, April 13, 2023
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

 4–5 pm: Upper-Level Members (Free for current Patron, Benefactor, Director’s Forum, Masterpiece Society and Collectors’ Circle Members).

5–7pm: All Members

All Museum Members are invited to join us for the exclusive opening of our upcoming exhibition: Altruistic Genius: Buckminster Fuller’s Plans to Save the Planet


Altruistic Genius: Buckminster Fuller’s Plans to Save the Planet brings the inventions and designs of R. Buckminster Fuller (Milton, MA 1895-1983, Los Angeles, CA) to Western North Carolina and introduces visitors to Fuller’s strategies for the sustainability of humans and the planet relating to housing, transportation, mathematics, and engineering.

Please note: Previews are reserved for current Museum Members; please only register Members included in your membership. Guest passes are not valid for this preview; guests are welcome to explore the exhibition once it has opened to the public on April 14.

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