Vol. 16 No. 12, December 2015


Vol. 16 No. 12, December 2015

Trimtab Vol. 16 No. 12

BFI Updates

BFI Publishes New Limited Edition Print Portfolio

BFI is thrilled to announce the publication of a Limited Edition print portfolio, INVISIBLE - VISIBLE, of new works created to celebrate the 120th anniversary of the birth of R. Buckminster Fuller. Read the full press release, and click here to view the portfolio.

A Great Year for BFI Membership

Our Membership program was relaunched in 2015 with more giveaways than ever! In an effort to give back for the growing support, BFI has developed benefit opportunities with help from our growing network of partners and friends. Click to read about the benefits that BFI Members received this year.

The close of the 2015 Fuller Challenge and 2016 Announcements

In 2015, the Fuller Challenge received the most geographically diverse pool of applicants to date, with over 400 entries. In January, the 2016 Fuller Challenge cycle will begin. Click for a summary of the 2015 cycle and important announcements about the 2016 cycle of BFI's flagship program.

Fuller and the work of BFI Reach Widest Audience Yet in 2015

The impact of our work is approaching an all-time high as we reach an increasingly broad audience. In just the last month, Fuller's legacy and our own work have been profiled in The Guardian, Nature, the New Yorker, NPR,, and PBS News Hour. Click to explore recent coverage.

Dymaxion Reading Group

BFI launched an online reading group around the first two Fuller texts to be digitized into e-books - Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth and Critical Path. Session 2 on Critical Path is still available for registry and will now be held on Tuesday, January 19th at 6pm EST. Register here. Stay tuned throughout 2016 as we gather to discuss books by, about, and related to Fuller.

Fuller E-Books: Years in the Making!

2015 saw the release of the first-ever e-books of Buckminster Fuller's work. Both Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth and Critical Path became available for download through iBooks and Amazon Kindle. Click for details and links to download.


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