Christo Overview and Analysis TheArtStory Christo was born in Gabrovo, Bulgaria, a small town in the Balkan Mountains His given name was Christo Vladimirov Javacheff, and his parents were Ivan Vladimir Javacheff, a chemist and a businessman who ran a fabric factory, and Tzveta Dimitrova, a political activist and a secretary at the Academy of Fine Arts in Sofia, Bulgaria. Christo and Jeanne Claude Projects The London Mastaba Christo The Mastaba Project for London, Hyde Park, Serpentine Lake Drawing in two parts Pencil, charcoal, wax crayon, enamel paint, hand drawn map on vellum, technical data, mylar and tape x and x x cm and . x cm Christo and Jeanne Claude Christo and Jeanne Claude were born on the same day, June , Christo in Gabrovo, Bulgaria, and Jeanne Claude in Morocco They first met in Paris in October when Christo painted a portrait of Jeanne Claude s mother. Christo Sculptor, Artist Biography Christo Biography Sculptor, Artist Christo is an environmental sculptor noted for his controversial outdoor sculptures that force observers to confront questions regarding the nature of art. Christo ChristoThurston Twitter Tweet with a location You can add location information to your Tweets, such as your city or precise location, from the web and via third party applications. Christo Artworks, Bio Shows on Artsy Christo is best known for monumental collaborations with his late partner Jeanne Claude.The duo s projects, such as The Gates in Central Park and Wrapped Reichstag intervened in public spaces in order to draw attention to them We borrow space and create gentle disturbances for a few days, Christo The Count of Monte Cristo The Count of Monte Cristo French Le Comte de Monte Cristo is an adventure novel by French author Alexandre Dumas pre completed in It is one of the author s most popular works, along with The Three Musketeers.