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?

  • Astroturf Garden

    4687517877_0245564542_o Astroturf wired to trellis forms the start of a simple and functional green wall. The mix of fake grass, …
  • 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 …
  • Clothesline at the right height

    Clothesline at the right height All apartments are fitted with built-in washing lines which are below the line of the railing. Unfortunately, these are …
  • Lunchtime Signage

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

    Dog Enclosure The dog has the run of the yard – kept in check with wire racks attached to the gate …