Christo & Jeanne-Claude as visionaries

September 6th, 2010 by bruno boutot
“The artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude have no direct or indirect affiliation or involvement with AT&T.” #

referring of course to Christo’s & Jeanne-Claude’s The Gates. #

An oil containment boom is deployed to the Gulf of Mexico. #

An oil containment boom is deployed to the Gulf of Mexico.
Source: Official U.S. Navy Gallery’s photostream

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Protective booms surround islands near mouth of the Mississippi River south of Venice, Louisiana.
Source: The Boston Globe – The Big Picture by Alan Taylor – AP Photo/Charlie Riedel
In my mind, these two pictures are an incredibly dramatic, yet elegant echo of this work of art, created 27 years ago: #

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Source: Christo & Jeanne-Claude from the project Surrounded Islands, 1983
Gives me the bumps. #

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