Rogan Brown - Outbreak (2014) - Hand-cut paper, foamboard, transparent domes
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see Nature all ridicule and deformity…and some scarce see Nature at all. But to the eyes of a man of Imagination, Nature is Imagination itself. —William Blake
Buckminster Fuller, Beech Aircraft Factory Model Housein Wichita, Kansas, (1946)
The first step in constructing the building was to erect a central mast. The supported steel cables on braced rings, upon which aluminum sheeting and heat insulation would then be installed. The crest of the dome included a prefabricated ventilation fixture that rotated according to the direction of the wind.