aug 16, 2011
The New York Harbor Osprey Initiative
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aug 4, 2011
SCAPE featured in KERB
Kerb 19 / RMIT University
Paradigms of Nature: Post Natural Futures
aug 3, 2011
Austin Nichols Warehouse named 2011 Building Brooklyn Awards winner
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aug 2, 2011
Check out BPCCC in construction
Landscape portion of Battery Park City Community Center is under construction now !READ MORE
Oyster-tecture featured in Brooklyn Daily Eagle
mar 27, 2010
ARCHITECT DESIGNS UNDERWATER 'CITY OF OYSTERS FOR GOWANUS
By MIKE WEISS
Published: March 26, 2010
...while the digital screens and elaborate models of the other four teams filling the museum’s exhibition hall seemed very ambitious, there was something more down to earth and “do-able” about Orff’s design – reflecting a focus on the main character in her plan, the humble but underappreciated oyster.
“The oyster is an amazing creature,” Orff said.
...On a less-ambitious scale, Orff’s Oyster-Tecture project is something she thinks could actually be built and could start improving water quality and life in Brooklyn immediately.
“My goal is absolutely not conceptual, there’s nothing here that’s off the moon,” she said emphatically. “We could start tomorrow.”
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