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Christo (Christo Javacheff), Orange Store Front, 1964–65

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A strange, vivid orange structure looks like the wooden storefront, including a door and display window. The windows are mostly covered by white sheets.
Christo (Christo Javacheff), American, b. Bulgaria, 1935
Orange Store Front, 1964–65
Painted wood, Masonite, Plexiglas, galvanized metal, pegboard, fabric, and electric lights
112 ½ × 101 1/8 × 23 7/8 in. (285.8 × 256.8 × 60.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of Natalie and Irving Forman, 1975.50

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago