20th Century Art + Design /10 June 2001


R. Buckminster Fuller

Tensile-Integrity Structures--Tensigrity
Published by Carl Solway Gallery
USA, 1981
screenprint on paper and Mylar (two sheets)
40 d × 30 h in (102 × 76 cm)

This work consists of a printed offset photograph of a constructed Fuller invention along with a printed Mylar overlay depicting his original patent drawings for the design. Fuller's genius is presented in the piece by illustrating the interrelationship of science and art in his research. From the edition of 60.

estimate: $2,000–2,500

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