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

    A packing strap tied to the railing and looped around the doorknob helps a tired and irritated mother with …
  • Rubbish Day Hook

    Hanging wire hook for putting out the rubbish for collection. Attached to the wall with bent wire hooked over …
  • Wire Pot Plant Hangers

    Wire twisted into pot plant holders to decorate roadside residential fencing.
  • Streetside Net Storage

    Streetside storage for net used to hold community rubbish sacks on rubbish day.