Posted by specialK July 19, 2012

Pedro Reyes is a Mexican artist who has created a series of sculptures called Capula. Made of steel and woven nylon, Capula looks like an awesome clubhouse.  

Reyes has drawn up a "Capula Manifesto" that reads like this:


If a Room has rigid walls/the Capula shall be elastic 

If a Room divides the inside from the outside/the Capula shall be permeable

If a Room is grounded/the Capula shall hover

If a Room is steady/the Capula shall rock or swing

If a Room has walls that block the light/the Capula shall radiate the light

If a Room creates a fixed field of vision/the Capula shall be kinetic

If a Room needs furniture/the Capula will turn into furniture 

If a Room hides from the view/the Capula allows a glimpse 

If a Room is an ensemble of parts/the Capula shall be a continuum


In fact, 


a sense

of essence


in essence 

of sense,

in effect.






Capsule      +







I love art work that is accompanied by a manifesto. 




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