fixes

AF FIXES explores the notion of adaptability through the practical ways we tweak our surrounding environment. These often frugal, yet clever acts provide a platform to examine how our buildings, streets and neighbourhoods evolve over time in relationship to our dynamic human needs. What lessons can be drawn from these quotidian adaptations – what material patterns, functional classifications and connection types arise?

  • Roof Tile Planter

    P1250317 Roof tile repurposed for apartment complex planter. I wonder if the tiles were saved from the houses that were …
  • Archway in Duct Tape

    Archway in Duct Tape Crumbling entrance archway held together with duct tape.
  • Railway Sleeper Park Bench 2

    Railway Sleeper Park Bench A railway sleeper positioned on top of two smaller pieces of wood forms an elegant and function bench in …
  • Railway Sleeper Park Bench 1

    Park Bench in Railway Sleeper and Staple A railway sleeper attached to two circular pieces of wood by a large building staple creates a simple, elegant …
  • Step-Up in Breeze Blocks

    step-up-thumb Easy-access step created with breeze block and concrete. Aging societies need to think about and experiment with ways to …