Friday, December 07, 2012

"Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Prints and Objects" on view at the University of Miami Lowe Art Museum

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Lower Manhattan wrapped Building, Project for #2 Broadway, New York, 1984. Color lithograph with collage of fabric, twine and thread. © Christo 1984.

CORAL GABLES, FL.- Wrapped islands in Biscayne Bay – the Sydney Opera House – Central Park – Everyone has seen the pictures; now art enthusiasts can see the drawings and sketches that helped create those famous works from Christo and Jeanne-Claude, as well as photos of the finished product. Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Prints and Objects, an exhibition of more than 130 original numbered editions of prints and objects by Christo and photographic editions by Wolfgang Volz of works by Christo and Jeanne-Claude, is on view through January 13, 2013 at the University of Miami Lowe Art Museum. Varied in content and technique, the collection represents more than 40 years of Christo and Jeanne-Claude’s versatile artistic career, and it includes works of art that date from as early as 1962 through 2004. The exhibition is being toured in the ... More

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