• "Plastic Island" Imagines the Possibilities of Reusing Oceanic Waste in Architecture

    19 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Courtesy of Emily-Claire Goksøyr
    With rising sea levels and incessant consumption of plastic, the state of the earth's oceans is rapidly deteriorating. Instead of discarding or burning this plastic, architects Erik Goksøyr and Emily-Claire Goksøyr questioned whether any architectural potential exists in this neglected material. By conducting an extensive material study, the duo designed three prototypes to postulate this theory. Though starting out as a humble thesis , this project is being actualized under the organization, Out of Ocean. From the shores of the Koster Islands in Sweden...
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