Superinsulated Geodesic Dome
I built this 46'-8" diameter geodesic dome, covered in copper-colored Reinke aluminum shakes. It has now been sold.
Here's a page about the early stages of the building process.
Hand-glazed tiles behind the kitchen sink and in the shower:
Double-wall construction minimizes thermal bridging:
The dome at dusk:
"Call it the groove factor, call it the hipness quotient... there is a timeless,
future-primitive chic to the geodesic that few houses offer. The dome concept appears to be erected
on the improbable intersection of hippie culture and the space age."
-- Matt Jones, Independent Online