crown CU Home > Libraries Home
Columbia Center for Oral History Portal >

Oral history interview with Christo and Jeanne-Claude Christo, 1977

Creator: Christo, 1935-
Project: New York's art world project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 64 pages. Sound recording: 2 reels.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
Full CLIO record >>

Biographical Note

Artist.

Scope and Contents

Art School in Sofia, Bulgaria mid-1950s; the Fluxus Group, Germany, and the Nouveaux Realistes, Paris; early work; the Valley Curtain; evolution of the Running Fence; the Reichstag project; monumentality in art; the status of art in contemporary society; artists and corporations.

Subjects

Using this collection

Columbia Center for Oral History

Address:
Columbia University
535 West 114th Street
801 Butler Library, Box 20
MC1129
New York, NY 10027
Telephone:
(212) 854-7083

Email:
oralhist
@libraries.cul.columbia.edu

Website:
Columbia Center for Oral History