kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show
 
kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show
apr 26, 2010

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show

‘camper kart’

in continuation of our coverage of artist kevin cyr and his ‘camper’ series, both the kart and bike design by cyr is currently on presentation for ‘pignon sur rue‘ at la maison folie de wazemmes in lille, france from april 2-june 6, 2010.

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show

‘camper kart’ is a pop up camper constructed out of shopping carts. the project is an investigation into habitats and house, recycling and ecology and finally, exploration and mobility. for more information, read our previous designboom article on ‘camper kart’ here.

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show back view

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show back view

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show camper can be retracted inside the boxed base

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show interior of camper

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show ‘camper bike’

‘camper bike’, coined as a functioning sculptural piece is made up of a camper supported on top of a modified bike frame. with all amenities neatly compacted inside the camper, this mobile unit allow users to move from place to place with the added convenience of a portable shelter. to read more about the ‘camper bike’, visit our designboom article here.

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show the ‘camper bike’ has been the subject of many paintings

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show ‘camper bike’ sketch

kevin cyr camper kart and bike on show ‘camper bike’ sketch

  • The cart is an eloquent social statement, but it looks unsafe to sleep in, the center of gravity is too high.

    Exxtremitie
  • You get a free portrait of Mao according to the upper sketch. ;D

    mankind
  • Can you somehow tie in a paraplegic so only uses arm-cranks and wheelchair access 2????? Very nice, I like it!

    Angus Brown
  • “l´es-KART-go-t” 🙂

    yazzO

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