If The Hacktory had been born in Brazil, it would probably resemble the artist collective Gambiologia. Their practice is centered on Giambarra, the Brazilian term for “resorting to quirky and smart improvisation in order to repair what doesn’t work or to create what you need with what you have at your disposal.” Read more about it here.
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What Is The Hacktory?
Hack (def): to find a new (sometimes inelegant) solution to a problem
Factory (def): a place where products are made, or art like Andy Warhol's Factory