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?

  • Commuter Relief

    Commuter Relief Tracks through the shrubbery that borders a newly constructed bus/taxi rotary in front of a suburban Tokyo train station …
  • Packing Strap Door Stopper

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