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The Running Fence Project - Christo

Werner Spies

The Running Fence Project - Christo

by Werner Spies

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Published by H. N. Abrams .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christo,
  • Running fence

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWolfgang Volz (Photographer), Kathleen Cheesmond (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7997854M
    ISBN 100810920808
    ISBN 109780810920804

      The death of the artist Christo in his New York City loft last Sunday was a personal loss for many of us who are old enough to remember the magic of his Running Fence. Christo .   The Gates: Project for Central Park, New York City. By Christo and Jeanne-Claude. artworks. Christo and Jeanne-Claude in the Vogel Collection. By Molly Donovan. Christo. By David Bourdon. Christo: Running Fence: Sonoma and Marin Counties, California By Calvin Tomkins and David Bourdon. Christo and Jeanne-Claude: International Projects.

      From the Christo Running Fence Reels. Shot in , Sonoma County footage sat on the shelf for years then finally found form and made public. Available for sale from Tornabuoni Art, Christo, Running Fence (Project for Sonoma County and Marina County, California) (), Mixed media and fabric on .

      It is the first and only major Christo and Jeanne-Claude project archive acquired by a museum. “Seeing the Running Fence was a transformative experience,” said Elizabeth Broun, The Margaret and Terry Stent Director. “It was a fence that didn’t .   Running Fence () Christo and Jeanne-Claude's plan to build an foot-high fabric wall through 24 miles of Californian farmland brought them their first taste of controversy.


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The Running Fence Project - Christo by Werner Spies Download PDF EPUB FB2

Christo, right, and Jeanne-Claude at an event on Septemin Bloomfield Park, celebrating the Running Fence art project. (Photo by Mark Aronoff) After serving as a Sonoma County supervisor and the president of the California Fish and Game Commission, Brian Kahn moved to Montana.

Running Fence: 18 feet ( meters) high, miles ( kilometers) long, extending The Running Fence Project - Christo book near Freewaynorth of San Francisco, on the private properties of 59 ranchers, following the rolling hills and dropping down to the Pacific Ocean at Bodega Bay.

The Running Fence was completed on Septem The art project consisted of 42 months of collaborative efforts, the ranchers. About the project: "Inafter 17 stateless years, Christo became a United States citizen.

That same year, he began preparations for Running Fence: a veiled fence, made from steel posts and steel cables, running through the landscape and leading into the sea. The fence was to 1/5(1). - The Los Angeles Times said on 19 September "By now most media-consumers know about Christo's Running Fence.

In case you've been in a coma this month, the project consists of sections of heavy white fabric put together to form a curtain nearly 24 miles long and 18 feet high in. Running Fence was an installation art piece by Christo and Jeanne-Claude, which was completed on Septem The art installation was first conceived inbut the actual project took more than four years to plan and build.

After it was installed, the builders removed it 14 days later, leaving no visible trace : Christo and Jeanne-Claude. Christo Running Fence (Project for Marin County and Sonoma County, State of California) Drawing in two parts Pencil, charcoal, elevation profile blueprint and technical data 15 x 96" and 42 x 96" (38 x cm and x cm).

About this Item: Thames and Hudson, London, hardbound. profusely illustrated (illustrator). A record in words and pictures of Christo's Running Fence, which ran across 24 miles of farmland in Marin and Sonoma Counties, California; the fence was made of panels of nylon fabric strung from foot steel poles, and emerged from the sea and disappeared into the sea again at each end.

In one of the public hearings that underscored the controversy behind Running Fence, Christo, quoted in Brian O’Doherty’s Christo and Jeanne-Claude, responds to the many vociferous and emphatic assertions that the Fence is not art, “The work is not only the fabric, the steel poles and the Fence.

The art project is right now here. Save 84% off the newsstand price. Ininstallation artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude built Running Fence, a mile fabric divide that sliced through Northern California's Sonoma and Marin.

Inthe Smithsonian American Art Museum acquired the definitive record of Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California,a major early work by world-renowned artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude. Running Fence, the culmination of 42 months of collaborative efforts, was 24 1/2 miles long and 18 feet high, with one end dropping down to the Pacific Ocean.

Inthe Smithsonian American Art Museum acquired Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, –76, A Documentation Exhibition, the definitive record of the major early work by world-renowned artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude.

The most lyrical and spectacular of Christo and Jeanne-Claude's epic projects was the installation of the Running Fence, a white-fabric and steel. The Running Fence Project book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Save 84% off the newsstand price.

Christo's mile-long, foot-high Running Fence graced the hills of two California counties for two weeks in September (Jeanne-Claude / SAAM) Lester. A record in words and pictures of Christo's Running Fence, which ran across 24 miles of farmland in Marin and Sonoma Counties, California; the fence was made of panels of nylon fabric strung from foot steel poles, and emerged from the sea and disappeared into the sea again at each end; text by Werner Spies, photographs by Wolfgang Volz.

The Running Fence Project - Christo Paperback – January 1, by Werner Spies (Author), Wolfgang Volz (Photographer), Kathleen Cheesmond (Translator) & 0 more out of 5 stars 1 rating4/5(1).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Christo, Running fence project. New York: H.N. Abrams, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Christo; Christo. Gorgoni says Christo, a Bulgarian artist whose full name is Christo Javacheff, granted him permission at the time to photograph the project, leading to what Gorgoni describes as “beautiful fine art photographs that also document both the creation of ‘Running Fence’ and those affected by it, including farmers, laborers, and local.

Fine art created from the rare, recycled Running Fence panels of Christo's legendary "Running Fence." Inthe international artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude Javacheff executed an immense project in Northern California called Running Fence, a mile white nylon fabric fence extending from the ocean into wine country, removed after two panels from this event in art history.

Oblong 8vo, pictorial wrappers showing an ariel view of the Running Fence Project by the artist CHRISTO. illustrations including 14 plates in full color. First edition. The fence was made of white nylon fabric hung from 18 foot steel poles which ran for more than 24 miles emerging from the sea and descending back into it.

Catalog documents Christo's running fence project for Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, an outdoor fabric installation of an foot-high stretch of white, billowing nylon curtains that extended miles along the hills of Sonoma and Marin counties for two weeks in September.

Buy The Running Fence Project by Christo online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.Directed by Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin. With Christo, Jeanne-Claude. An engrossing document of Christo and Jeanne-Claude's efforts to build a 24 1/2-mile-long, foot-high fence of white fabric across the hills of northern California.

The artists' struggle with local ranchers, environmentalists and state bureaucrats ends when the fence is unfurled, reuniting the community.This poster shows “Running Fence,” a California project which was a series of white nylon fabric panels that snaked their way over ranch land in Sonoma and Marin counties in Northern California and crossed Highway on their way to the ocean in Bodega Bay.

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