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Author Sadao, Shoji

Title Buckminster Fuller and Isamu Noguchi : best of friends / by Shoji Sadao ; foreword by Martin Friedman

Publ Info Milan : 5 Continents Editions ; Long Island City, N.Y. : The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum, [2011]
New York : Distributed in the U.S. and Canada by Harry N. Abrams
 RWU Main Library  TA140.F9 S23 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 256 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 30 cm
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Note This text follows an exhibition, "Best of Friends: Buckminster Fuller and Isamu Noguchi" held at the Noguch Museum, May 19 - October 15, 2006
Contents Isamu and Bucky: the odd couple: foreword / by Martin Friedman -- Buckminster Fuller, 1895-1929: New England, Fair Harvard, Dymaxion House -- Isamu Noguchi, 1904-1929: Japan, Indiana, Paris, Greenwich Village -- Fuller/Noguchi, 1930-1937: Romany Marie, Greenwich Village, Dymaxion Car -- Noguchi/Fuller, 1938-1951: World War II, Akari, Dymaxion Map, Wichita House -- Fuller/Noguchi, 1952-1964: Geoscope, Radomes, Edison Price, MoMA -- Fuller/Noguchi, 1964-1974: U.S. Pavilion Expo 67, Triton City, India airports -- Noguchi/Fuller, 1975-1988: Long Island City, Cooper-Hewitt, Moerenuma Park -- Patents by Buckminster Fuller -- Patents by Isamu Noguchi
Note Includes lists of patents for each artist/designer (p. 238-239)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-246) and index
LC subject Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983 -- Friends and associates
Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988
Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988 -- Friends and associates
Art and science -- History -- 20th century
Art and technology -- History -- 20th century
Sculpture, American -- 20th century
Add Author Friedman, Martin, 1925-
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983
Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988
Isamu Noguchi Foundation
Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum
Alt Title Best of friends : Buckminster Fuller and Isamu Noguchi
ISBN 9788874395439