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Christo Made Us Feel the Awe-Inspiring Impermanence of Human Achievement
Some scoff at these works as mere spectacle. They are spectacle. But that isn’t nothing.
Christo, Artist Behind Central Park’s ‘The Gates,’ Dead at 84
He collaborated with his wife, artist Jeanne-Claude, until her death in 2009.
Boating Out to Christo’s Pink-Wrapped Islands With the Artist, 35 Years Later
“Today, we are bombarded by the ‘goodness’ of things. These are inexplicable, capricious, worthless. That is really the greatness of art.”
Christo’s Upcoming Artwork: Environmental Hazard?
“We were banging our heads and asking to have an environmental impact statement for such a long time.”
Independent-Minded Director, Meddling Billionaire Not a Match Made in Heaven After All
Industry news on Steven Spielberg, Tom Cruise, Jennifer Lopez, and Christo.