TITLE

Christo

PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/11/91, Vol. 111 Issue 20, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes how the creation of Christo, the Bulgarian-born environmental artist whose giant umbrellas--1,760 yellow ones in California and 1,340 blue ones in Japan--turned out to be dangerous objects. One young woman was killed in California when one of the 480-pound parasols became uprooted and was hurled against her. Another tragic incident that occurred in Japan; Christo's reaction to the tragedies.
ACCESSION #
9111112393

 

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