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Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Bulgaria Born in: 1935

Christo Vladimirov Javacheff was born in Bulgaria and studied fine arts in Sofia and Vienna before moving to Paris in 1958. There he met Jeanne-Claude, who became his muse and partner in exotic art. They married in 1962, moved to New York in 1964 and began making the ever-larger "environmental" artworks for which Christo became famous: wrapped fountains, bridges, buildings, and other public spaces.

Working with his wife and creative partner, Jeanne-Claude (Jeanne-Claude Denat de Guillebon), he created some of the most spectacular large-scale artworks of the 20th century. They wrapped in fabric the Reichstag building in Berlin (1995) and the Pont Neuf bridge in Paris (1985), built a 25-mile fabric fence across Northern California (1975), and strung a huge orange curtain across a Colorado Valley (1972).

Their career (to date) culminated with "The Gates," which placed 7500 vinyl gates, with free-flowing orange nylon fabric panels, across 23 miles of Central Park walkways for 16 days in 2005.

Jeanne-Claude passed away on November 18, 2009 in New York.

Christo passed on May 31, 2020 in New York.

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Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Le Pont Neuf, Print

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Le Pont Neuf, 2020
25 x 19 cm
Print

€ 1,500

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Wrapped Monument for Vittorio Emmanuelle, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Wrapped Monument for Vittorio Emmanuelle, 1970
86.4 x 71.1 cm
Photography

€ 5,755

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Wrapped Barcelona fontain, Print

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Wrapped Barcelona fontain, 2009
56 x 71 cm
Print

€ 9,000

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Wrapped woman, Print

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Wrapped woman, 1996
56 x 71 x 5 cm
Print

€ 9,000

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Cubic Feet Empaquetages, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Cubic Feet Empaquetages, 1971
50 x 70 x 0.2 cm
Photography

€ 4,500

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Project for a Public Building's Packaging, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Project for a Public Building's Packaging, 1971
54 x 70 x 0.2 cm
Photography

€ 5,000

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Allied Chemical Tower, Packed, Project for No. 1 Times Square, Print

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Allied Chemical Tower, Packed, Project for No. 1 Times Square, 1971
71.1 x 55.9 cm
Print

€ 3,099

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Maurizio Galimberti - Christo Ready Made - Wrapped Walk Ways - Affezione n. 303, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Maurizio Galimberti - Christo Ready Made - Wrapped Walk Ways - Affezione n. 303, 2011
18 x 16 cm
Photography

€ 1,850

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Maurizio Galimberti - Christo Ready Made - The Gates - Affezione n. 308, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Maurizio Galimberti - Christo Ready Made - The Gates - Affezione n. 308, 2011
14.5 x 19.5 cm
Photography

€ 1,850

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Ponte Sant Angelo, Wrapped – Project for Rome, Print

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Ponte Sant Angelo, Wrapped – Project for Rome, 2011
63.5 x 72 cm
Print

€ 9,800

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Wrapped Bottle and Cans, Print

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Wrapped Bottle and Cans, 2004
38.1 x 33 cm
Print

€ 3,984

Our recommendations Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Wrapped building Times Square, Print

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Wrapped building Times Square, 2003
78.7 x 58.4 cm
Print

€ 11,067

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, The Wall-Wrapped Roman Wall, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

The Wall-Wrapped Roman Wall, 1974
64 x 95 cm
Photography

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Christo and Jeanne-Claude, The Umbrellas, Japan-USA, 1984-91. Ibaraki, Japan site, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

The Umbrellas, Japan-USA, 1984-91. Ibaraki, Japan site, 1991
64 x 98 cm
Photography

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Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Pont neuf, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Pont neuf, 1976
64 x 95 cm
Photography

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Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Wrapped Monument to Cristobal Colón. (Project for Barcelona), Drawing

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Wrapped Monument to Cristobal Colón. (Project for Barcelona), 1976
71 x 56.5 cm
Drawing

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Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Christo Ready Made - Affezione n. 363, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Christo Ready Made - Affezione n. 363, 2010
16 x 16.5 cm
Photography

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Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Maurizio Galimberti - Christo Ready Made - Affezione n. 455, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Maurizio Galimberti - Christo Ready Made - Affezione n. 455, 2010
16 x 16.5 cm
Photography

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Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Maurizio Galimberti - Christo Ready Made - Affezione n. 339, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Maurizio Galimberti - Christo Ready Made - Affezione n. 339, 2010
16 x 16.5 cm
Photography

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Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Maurizio Galimberti - Christo Ready Made - Wall of oil Barrel - Affezione n. 569, Photography

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Maurizio Galimberti - Christo Ready Made - Wall of oil Barrel - Affezione n. 569, 2009
14 x 23 cm
Photography

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