Christo and Jeanne- Claude at the Lowe Art Museum
Although Christo and Jeanne- Claude have described themselves as environmental artists, working in both rural and urban environments, they are known for large- scale projects of short- term, reversible interventions in cityscapes and landscapes; their most recent project was "The Gates, Central Park, New York City, 1979- 2005 ".
Many of the pieces in the exhibition relate to Christo and Jeanne- Claude’s large scale projects.
The exhibition will open on November 9th with a lecture at 7pm followed by a reception at 8pm.
The lecture is presented by Jonathan Fineberg, Gutgsell Professor of Art History Emeitus, University of Ilinois, and entitled « Christo and Jeanne- Claude: On the Way to the Gates ».
Time: 7:00 pm
Place: Storer Auditorium
University of Miami, School of Business
Time: 8:00 pm
Place: Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami
1301 Stanford Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33124-6310
T : 305- 284- 3535
For more information about Christo and Jeanne- Claude, visit : www.christojeanneclaude.net
Article published on Nov. 7, 2012.