Walking on Water in Italy
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Walking on Water in Italy

Here’s one Christo project–this time in Italy– that I can say is intriguing and worth the always substantial investment by his wealthy patrons.  I’d love to see it but will at least enjoy the video. (sorry, link feature is malfunctioning) http://christojeanneclaude.net/projects/wrapped-reichstag?images=completed#.V2TAKbsrKpA Suggest a retrospective for comparisons! In 2005, he chose the color Saffron again, installing “The … Continue reading

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Walking on Water: Christo’s Next Installation

It’s hard to believe that ten years have passed since Christo’s installation “The Gates” in Central Park. Many visitors reported remarkable sensations, conversations and emotions while walking through the gate constructs, with their saffron-colored fabric fluttering in the winter breezes. Next year, Christo will offer another sensational installation experience called walking on water in Italy.  … Continue reading