Giant Pink Lily Pads & other Epic Projects
You might have mistaken these images for the extraordinary phenomenon of earth's pink salt lakes. But upon a closer look, it becomes clear this alien sight is very much man-made and created by some very big dreamers... We're looking at the incredible artistic project of husband and wife team, C
Christo and Jeanne-Claude
Valley Curtain, Rifle, Colorado, 1970-72 Valley Curtain was installed between two Colorado mountain slopes in 1972. The orange curtain was made from 200,200 square feet (18,600 square meters) of woven nylon fabric. 28 hours after completion, a gale made it necessary to start the removal.
Gallery of Constructing The Floating Piers: How the Last Great Work of Christo and Jean-Claude was Built - 4
Image 4 of 34 from gallery of Constructing The Floating Piers: How the Last Great Work of Christo and Jean-Claude was Built. Photograph by Wolfgang Volz
christo: floating piers open in lake iseo, italy
on june 18th, christo's floating piers opens to the public, a highly-anticipated reveal that sees golden fabric wrap a floating dock on italy’s lake iseo.