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 (krĭs′tō) Originally Christo Vladimirov Javacheff. Born 1935.
Bulgarian-born American sculptor who with his wife Jeanne-Claude (born 1935) is best known for wrapping large-scale objects such as whole buildings in fabric.

Christo

(ˈkrɪstəʊ)
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(Biography) full name Christo Javacheff. born 1935, US artist, born in Bulgaria; best known for works in which he wraps buildings, monuments, or natural features in canvas or plastic
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The sixth edition of the Christo and Jeanne-Claude Award, presented by NYU Abu Dhabi under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Shamsa Bint Hamdan Al Nahyan, and in partnership with Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation (ADMAF), has one week remaining for 2018 submissions.
With striking visuals, Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Urban Projects (Verlag Kettler) illustrates a fine line in the partners' work: Is it art or urban planning?
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Organisers said in a statement that Christo had financed the project himself through the sale of preparatory drawings and models.
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