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Christo and Jean-Claude, pink fabric around islands off of Miami. 

Conceptual Art is another form of the Postmodernist movement. It emphasizes the concept behind the art work over the art itself. Influences include philosophy, feminism, psychoanalysis and political activism. 

"The notion of the conceptual artist as a maker of ideas rather than objects undermines traditional views about the status of the artist and the art object." (Art Book)

This morning I came across a fascinating article on the site Hyperallergic, about the environmental aspects of the creations of conceptual a.

Christo: Floating Piers (Project for Lake Iseo, Italy), 2014. Exh. Galerie Gmurzynska, St. Moritz: 'Christo & Jeanne-Claude: Works in Progress'. February - March 2016.

Christo: Floating Piers (Project for Lake Iseo, Italy), Exh. Moritz: 'Christo & Jeanne-Claude: Works in Progress'. February - March Flosting all through and aloud to walk acros to land to land.

Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Wrapped Reichstag, Berlin, Germany, 1971-95. Art installation

Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Wrapped Reichstag, Berlin, Germany, - Christo & Jeanne Claude, the Royal couple of environmental art!

Christo | Wrapped Car, 1963. "Every artist in the world likes his or her work to make people think."

Artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude have wrapped a lot of things. Including Reihstag in Berlin, a coast in Sidney. This is Christo with "Wrapped Car (Volkswagen), Photo: Charles Wilp © 1963 Christo

Christo, 'Packed Supermarket Cart,' 1963, Annely Juda Fine Art

View Packed Supermarket Cart by Christo and Jeanne-Claude on artnet. Browse more artworks Christo and Jeanne-Claude from Annely Juda Fine Art.

Christo, at his New York studio with his first wrapped piece, New York, 1985 -by Abe Frajndlich , via T for tout    from lempertz

Christo (born Christo Vladimirov Javacheff in at his New York studio with his first wrapped piece. New York, 1985 by Abe Frajndlich

The Wall (Project for a Wrapped Roman Wall) by Christo. Loving the drawings more than the actual wrapping.

Christo The Wall (Project for a Wrapped Roman Wall) Drawing 1974 65 x x cm) Pencil, charcoal and wax crayon

Valley Curtain, Colorado.  Christo and Jeanne Claude

lanaadams: “ Christo and Jeanne-Claude Valley Curtain, Rifle, Colorado, Photo: Harry Shunk ”

CHRISTO AND JEANNE-CLAUDE http://www.widewalls.ch/artist/christo-and-jeanne-claude/ #ChristoandJeanneClaude #environmentalart #installations

CHRISTO AND JEANNE-CLAUDE http://www.widewalls.ch/artist/christo-and-jeanne-claude/ #ChristoandJeanneClaude #environmentalart #installations

Reichstag, Berlin-- was stunning to see during the Christo installation in 1995

Touring the Reichstag in Berlin