- Christo Vladimirov Javacheff, born 1935, U.S. sculptor, born in Bulgaria: collaborator with wife, Jeanne-Claude.
- a combining form representing Christ in compound words: Christophany.
Origin of Christo-
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I remember being with Christo and Jeanne-Claude when they were doing Running Fence in Sonoma County, Northern California.Graffiti Artists Turn on Banksy: The Rise of Art Hate
August 6, 2014
Yet even today, the small-scale sculptural objects in most museum collections are cataloged under one name only: Christo.Why the Art World Ignores Wives
March 17, 2014
What, Christo, is the meaning of this: “Cousin Brent has a razor-sharp mind and a greyhound-quick tongue….”
I think your dad would have felt right at home, had he been there, Christo, I really do.
Some years later, though, he did concede that, compared to fresh art horrors coming to his attention, “Christo is Tintoretto.”Remembering Jeanne-Claude
November 26, 2009
The cheeriness of his constant cry, Christo, Christo y Santiago!The Fair God
"Christo," said the Prince of Athens, when he had approached him.The Rise of Iskander
In the 3rd chapel (del Christo Morto), frescoes from the life of Sta.Walks in Rome
Augustus J.C. Hare
Here stands a Christo, rarely cut in marble, and on the large high altar is a brazen vessel of admirable invention and art.The Diary of John Evelyn (Vol 1 of 2)
Vita, moribus et doctrina herbescenti Christo apud Rhtos fons irrigans.History of the Reformation of the Sixteenth Century, Volume III
J. H. Merle D'Aubign
- full name Christo Javacheff. born 1935, US artist, born in Bulgaria; best known for works in which he wraps buildings, monuments, or natural features in canvas or plastic
- indicating or relating to ChristChristology
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