The Gates Project
Central Park NY 1979-2005

A Tribute to the Persistence and Perseverance of Christo & Jeanne-Claude
26 Years of Planning
16 Days of Viewing

The Foundations


Raise the Bar

Opening Morning

Unveiling the Gates

Animations of Unveiling 
(may be slow to load with dial-up)

Proud Parents Inspect their Offspring

Opening Day Afternoon

The Day After

Snowy Gates

Gates at Night

The Last Weekend

All good things must come to an End