The Floating Piers

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Address:
Monte Isola, Comunità montana del Sebino bresciano, BS, Lombardy, 25058, Italy

Website:
http://www.thefloatingpiers.com

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Description The Floating Piers

The Floating Piers was a site-specific work of art by Christo and Jeanne-Claude, consisting of 70,000 square meters of yellow fabric, carried by a modular floating dock system of 226,000 high-density polyethylene cubes installed at Lake Iseo near Brescia, Italy. The fabric created a walkable surface between Sulzano, Monte Isola and the island of San Paolo.


== Origins and development ==
Christo and Jeanne-Claude began conceptualizing of The Floating Piers in 1970. Their initial site was Rio de

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