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Giuseppe Zambonini papersOpen Atelier of Design Lecture Series ➔ Michael Webb and Christo Lectures


Related people/organizations

Michael Webb (speaker)
Christo (speaker)


circa 1979



MLA Citation:

Michael Webb and Christo Lectures. circa 1979. Giuseppe Zambonini papers; Open Atelier of Design Lecture Series. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 15 Sep 2019


Opens with questions for unnamed female architect (probably Diana Agrest). Michael Webb lecture in progress begins 42:00. Discusses his work: an oil painting, drawing based on two interpretations (map/bed). Tape cuts to Christo at 47:26. Discusses his in-progress projects The Pont Neuf Wrapped (1975-1984); The Gates (Central Park, 1975-2005). Question and answer with Open Atelier of Design (OAD) students and Giuseppe Zambonini. Cuts back to Webb at 1:03:37. He continues to discuss his drawing practice; Temple Island (Henley-on-Thames, 1985).;