The Arc de Triomphe wrapped
The Christo and Jeanne-Claude team will create L’Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped (project for Paris, place de l’Étoile – Charles de Gaulle), as Christo wished this project to be continued after his death.
On view for 16 days from Saturday, September 18th to Sunday, October 3rd, 2021 L’Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped will use 25,000 square meters of recyclable polypropylene fabric in silvery blue, and 3,000 meters of red rope of the same fabric.
The Centre des monuments nationaux, the government institution that manages the Arc de Triomphe, is pleased about the realization of a project that demonstrates its commitment to contemporary creation and that honors one of the most emblematic monuments in Paris and in France. The monument and its terrace will remain open to the public throughout the project.
Address: Place Charles-de-Gaulle 75008