K.Cain + B.Crabtree – Almost Certified

“almost certified (grade A noise for non-discerning consumers)”

a mechanical sound installation and informative publication

by k.cain and b.crabtree

december 4th 2004 – January 3rd 2005

a distributed network of precarious egg-tapping robots. each unit, individually amplified, features a select unconventional egg. calculated sequences emerge, conducted by beautifully rendered software on a resurrected mainframe (a sweet mac LC3).

“we seek and impart knowledge, addressing alarming practices and trends in the egg industry. by promoting social consciousness we can live better through decentralization.”