apr 11, 2011
This Is Newark! Featured in LA China
Landscape Architecture China
景观设计学 2011 No.01
feb 17, 2011
Oyster-tecture in News
Kate's talk at TED has been reported in multiple news outlets and shared in blogosphereREAD MORE
feb 1, 2011
Kate Orff @ TED
Reviving New York's Rivers -- with Oysters!
TEDWomen / Dec, 2010
jan 28, 2011
Oyster-tecture to Protect Lady Liberty
A look at how New York Harbor could thrive as waters rise from climate changeREAD 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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