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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)

Date

circa 1979

Identifier:

KA0130_OA_33

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

Description

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).;