On Folk Computer


On Sunday 23, of April 2023 I had the chance to visit the Folk Computer, at Hex House. Unfortunately, I was disappointed with both the system, the demo, and the experience overall.

The person I visited with has an art background as a practicing artist. Both, they and me, identify primarly as artists - even though I work as an interface designer professionally - so our primary intentions around the system was to poke at how creative it could be.

This text is a brief and concise explanation of what I disappointed at:

The system:

The demo:

The community

The primitives are not exposed