The artist-the artist Christo who died Sunday, had "delusions of grandeur and the genius of the splendor", has reacted to Monday, the Elysee in a communiqué, welcoming the works "that transformed the buildings and landscapes of the world in poetry events".
"the president of the Republic and his wife welcomed the work of the poet of space to grandiose visions and to present to his loved ones as his admirers in their deepest condolences", stressed that long press release.read also : Christo died at the age of 84, and signals the end of an adventure of monumental
Famous for his monumental creations such packing of the monuments such as the Pont-Neuf in Paris and the Reichstag in Berlin, the artist born Christo Vladimirov Javacheff in Bulgaria died Sunday at the age of 84 years.
"To feel the greatness of a monument or a landscape, absorbing the looks in the draping and the ondoiement of its fabrics, dazzled by the brightness and shimmer of their colors: Christo was looking for everywhere and always wonder," added the Elysee.
His years in Paris, where he was installed in 1958 "were those of" the blossoming of his talent, from the invention of this gesture was to become his signature", is added.
The exposure that he will dedicate the centre Georges Pompidou in Paris from July 1, "will be, then, as the tribute of France to this artist she loved and who loved him," said the Elysée.
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