Orgie is a reaction on the densification of cities worldwide. The design introduces the Hyper Active Urbanite as the forgotten target group of our current and future city centres. The HAU is young, single, ambitious and prefers city centres for a working and living environment. The design is part of our social structures study and won 1st prize in FAR_8 competition in Shanghai.
Dutch news item on Recycled island. August 2010
From all over the world there is a large interest in the project Recycled island. The proposal to create a new habitat in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, from plastic pollution. Ramon Knoester, the architect of Recycled island, is interviewed in various radio and TV-programs.
Recycled island radio interview. August 2010
Interview by Simon Morton and Richard Scott of This Way Up, Radio New Zealand National.
Recycled island ON AIR, August 2010
Ramon Knoester was a quest in the Dutch TV show ON AIR.
View the project description in a YouTube Movie.
Prototype Recycled island in One minute news. April 2011