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10731bdb9dfbd118b3eaf351dcf310ec6a3c188d — rekkabell 1 year, 2 months ago 8b2bb33
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	We are Rek and Devine, and together we form the Hundred Rabbits artist collective.
	Since 2016, we have lived aboard a 10-meter long sailboat, named Pino,
	We make art, games, books, as well as tools for drawing, writing, composing.
	We make art, games, books, as well as tools for drawing, writing, composing music.
		Including this slideshow program.
	We work from older second-hand computers that were donated to the studio.
	Everything is open-source, and designed to be taken apart, and studied.


@@ 172,10 172,10 @@ HEAD Fermentation is diplomacy`canning is a massacre.
		but there is a cost to this:
			Waste of energy/quality when food is cooked once for canning, 
			and then again before eating.
			Preserving like this uses more heat, while effectively killing all bacteria.
			Preserving like this uses more energy, while effectively killing all beneficial bacteria.
	Preserving food fermentation is like building a small community
			You invite the microbes you want and don’t let in the ones you don’t.
	A note to say that canning isn't that bad, it'll always be preferable to waste.
	A note to say that canning isn't bad, it'll always be preferable to waste.

NAME [Rek] 2.3 no wind
FILL 03


@@ 186,6 186,7 @@ HEAD
GOTO 08,17
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	To continue on the topic of waiting...
	A boat rises and falls with the tide
		carried or made to go slow by the current, 
		the wind decides when it can fly, and where.


@@ 210,13 211,11 @@ TEXT
			during times when the weather is more severe
			a folly that can cost lives.
	When making art, this translates to working on digital projects when the sun is high.
		it slows us down, but also makes time to do other things
		it also changes the nature of our projects 
		less power = may make a book, a zine
		it slows us down, but also creates time to do other things
		forces us changes the nature of our projects 
		less power = may make a book, a zine, or to plan a project on paper
	Working according to nature has made us into more versatile artists.
		just like being often far from land forced us to learn a variety of skills
	When far away, if something breaks, 
		No one's going to come and fix it for you.
		The need for human-scale, or human-readable systems becomes more enticing

NAME [toy] 2.7 Inconvenient choices


@@ 290,13 289,14 @@ TEXT
		To travel slowly is to live from one revelation to another, 
		Things unexpected, always of interest, often wonderful.
	Sea birds rest when no wind
		On long ocean passage, we do the same
		Conserving energy
		On long ocean passage, we learned to do the same
	Seen ocean calm, mirror-like
		So still. sea like liquid metal.
		Seen it when angry
			Waves rising like mountains
	Become hyper-aware of space around us
		Clouds speak
		Clouds speak in shapes
		Color of the sky, direction of wind, temperature
			Give clear signs, 
			When understood, know what's coming


@@ 336,14 336,15 @@ TEXT
		So our brains sometimes take cognitive shortcuts
			leading to unconscious or implicit bias, 
			affects how we perceive and act toward other people.
				Result: others can view us as human beings
					Connect to our values
					Path to caring
					Way creating meaningful connections
	By providing context
		Result: others can view us as human beings
			Connect to our values
			Path to caring
			Way creating meaningful connections
	When work stripped of context
		Leaves too much to interpretation.
			context creates empathy
				which is essential on modern internet.
			which is essential on modern internet.
	We add visuals to everything
			All our tools have mascots
			It's like worldbuilding, but with software


@@ 355,7 356,7 @@ PICT media/friends.tga
GOTO 04,06
HEAD

	Everything we do to make it harder for ppl to make website, or a piece of software, 
	Everything that is done to make it harder for ppl to make website, or a piece of software, 
		like making it impossible to view the code to learn how its made 
		turns ppl into consummers
		leads ppl to think it is something only professionals can do


@@ 367,13 368,16 @@ HEAD
				some ppl may give up
	If its too hard for ppl to teach themselves
		we may never get to hear their ideas
			everyone experiences the world differentely
			Ideas from a diversity of ppl gives a broader lens
			Which in turn potential to make art, software and the web better
	Important that software, and the web stay participatory. 
		focusing on making it lean, and small. Human scale.
		 	so ppl can learn by example
	In the livecoding scene everyone is encouraged to write their own environments
		There's big value in customizations.
		In making things playful.
	Systems like this aren't designed to scale
	Homebrew systems like this aren't designed to scale
		but to fit in the workflow of a handful of ppl who think alike
	Tools used in the Algorave circles
		stark constrast to the monoculture of DAWs(digital audio workstations)