Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Futuro House

Accession Number: 
108826
Order Title: 
Futuro (108822-108835)
Type of View: 
plan
View Title: 
view of construction plans
Image Rights: 
copyrighted
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
Finnish
Subject: 
spacecraft
Subject: 
buildings, prefabricated
Subject: 
housing (concept)
Subject: 
prefabrication
Work Types: 
Architecture; dwellings; houses; prefabricated houses
Preferred Title: 
Futuro House
Agent Display: 
H. Leonard Fruchter (American developer, 1922-2008); Matti Suuronen (Finnish architect, 1933-); Polykem Ltd. (Finnish manufacturer, active 1954-after 1978)
Date: 
1968-1978 (creation)
Materials: 
made entirely of fiberglass reinforced polyester plastic
Measurement: 
11 ft (height, center); 26 ft (diameter, dimensions)
Locations: 
Frisco, North Carolina, United States
Location Type: 
(current)
Locations: 
Helsinki, Etel¿-Suomen L¿¿ni, Finland
Location Type: 
(creation)
Style/Period: 
Modern
Style/Period: 
Space Age
Classification: 
Architecture