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?

  • Packing Strap Door Stopper

    DSC07245 A packing strap tied to the railing and looped around the doorknob helps a tired and irritated mother with …
  • Hand Made Shopping Map

    Hand Made Shopping Map Hand made map showing shops and attractions in the center of Nagoya’s shopping district, Sakae. Various fonts, paper, and hand …
  • Lunchtime Signage

    Lunchtime Signage Signs advertising local restaurants lined up and stabilized over pedestrial railing. A system which also keeps them off the …
  • Display/Signalling Chair

    Display and Signalling Chair Chair used to signal location of store, and display products…as well as discouraging parking.