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Christo : Surrounded islands, Biscayne Bay, Greater Miami, Florida, 1980-83

Author: Christo; Jonathan David Fineberg; Janet Mulholland
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In May 1983, Christo surrounded 11 islands in Miami's Biscayne Bay with 6.5 million square feet of pink woven polypropylene fabric. This book presents the exhuberance and complexity of the project.
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Named Person: Christo; Christo; Christo.; Christo
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christo; Jonathan David Fineberg; Janet Mulholland
ISBN: 0810907909 9780810907904 0810949962 9780810949966
OCLC Number: 37981827
Notes: "Times Mirror books"--Page [8].
Description: 696 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 28 x 30 cm
Contents: Chronology --
Fact sheet --
Purchasing subscribers --
Meaning and being in Christo's Surrounded islands : essay / by Jonathan Fineberger --
Christo's visions : the people who turn them into reality : report / by Janet Mulholland --
Pictures and documents --
Poem / by Cyril Christo.
Other Titles: Surrounded islands, Biscayne Bay, Greater Miami, Florida, 1980-83
Responsibility: photographs by Wolfgang Volz ; introduction and picture commentary, David Bourdon ; essay, Jonathan Fineberg ; report, Janet Mulholland.

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