UPDATE: Today it was announced that the BLM approved the project:
Yesterday I was enjoying a cup of hot chocolate with a friend when he mentioned something about the
I had no idea what he was talking about
and he was surprised I hadn’t caught mention of it before.
He gave me a quick run-down
and that was that.
TODAY I went to the Denver Art Museum
low and behold
what did I run into?
Christo and Jeanne-Claude came up with this idea
to suspend 5.9 miles of ‘silvery, luminous fabric panels’ in 8 sections
over a 42 mile stretch over the Arkansas River
for a 2 week ‘exhibition’
that will take nearly a total of 3 years to install and then dismantle.
What’s the main concern?
The disruption & impact on the wildlife & environment.
If you haven’t heard about it
or would like some more information
Here are some good links:
~Colorado Trout Unlimited’s Comments on OTR
~and as with any debate – here are a list of supporters of the project.
I’d love to hear your thoughts.
What do you think about this?
Where does it sit with you?