Brace yourself?the artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude's installation of 7,500 fabric-hewn project The Gates in Central Park kicks off next week, the City announced yesterday. The exhibit open to the public in February. Speaking for us all, deputy mayor Patricia Harris noted, "'Public art is wonderful, surprising, amusing and sometimes confusing."
· Christo 'Gates' Arriving in Central Park Next Week [NYTimes]
· The Gates [christojeanclaude.net]