nov 5, 2012 / 5:30 PM
Kate Orff lectures at UIUC
Monday, November 5 / 5:30PM
oct 21, 2012 / 12:00 PM
Join Kate Orff at 103rd Street Community Garden!
Archtober Building of the Day
Sunday, October 21 / 12:00 PM
oct 17, 2012 / 5:30 PM
Kate Orff lectures at UT-San Antonio
Wednesday, October 17 / 5:30PM
oct 3, 2012 / 5:00 PM
Kate Orff lectures at UT-Austin
Wednesday, October 3 / 5:00PM
Goldsmith Lecture Hall 3.120
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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