University of Miami
1314 Miller Drive
Miami, FL 33124
4:00 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013
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Ongoing through Sunday, January 13, 2013, 4pm
Varied in content and technique, the collection represents more than 40 years of Christo and Jeanne Claude's versatile artistic career, dating from 1962-2004. Noteworthy pieces in the exhibition include preparatory works for and documentation photographs of Surrounded Islands, Project for Biscayne Bay, Greater Miami, Florida; lithograph/collages of Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped and Wrapped Opera House, Project for Sydney; photographs of Valley Curtain, Rifle, Colorado and Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties; and sculptural objects such as Wrapped New York Times and Wrapped Payphone. Organized by Metropolitan State College of Denver, Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO. Christo and Jeanne-Claude derive no income from this exhibition.
Lecture and Exhibition Opening: Friday, November 9; $10 Admission; Free for Lowe Members
Lecture, 7 pm, Storer Auditorium, UM School of Business: Jonathan Fineberg, Gutgsell Professor of Art History Emeritus, University of Illinois, "Christo and Jeanne-Claude: On the Way to the Gates."
Reception: 8 pm, Lowe Art Museum follows the lecture