Five Of The Most Incredible Christo And Jeanne-Claude Works

Incredible Christo Works Trees

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Verhüllte Bäume (Wrapped Trees)

Incredible Christo Works Trees 3

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Completed over the course of several days in November 1998, Wrapped Trees is an exceptional outdoor work that involved the meticulous covering of nearly 180 trees in Basel, Switzerland. Each individual tree had custom made silver polyester wrapping designed to allow the tree’s natural branches to shape the fabric ball and give each tree a unique, luminous design.

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The Dumbfounding Design Of Dubai

Design Dubai

While Dubai dates all the way back to 1095, its futuristic and soaring skyscrapers paint a portrait of a city that sprouted up overnight. Currently, Dubai’s Burj Khalifa Tower is the world’s tallest building, with a height of over 2,700 feet.

Renzo Piano’s Most Famous Designs

Renzo Piano Designs Pompidou

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Renzo Piano’s Most Famous Designs: Centre Georges Pompidou

Pompidou

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Built in Paris between 1971 and 1977, the Pompidou Center is the proud home to a public library, the largest modern art museum in Europe (the Musée National d’Art Moderne), and a top-of-the-league music and acoustics study center. Piano built the structure as an over-the-top ode to high-tech architecture in which he strives to reveal a building’s inner workings and technological marvels that typically remain hidden beneath its surface.

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