NYC.gov Always Open
Residents Business Visitors Government Office of the Mayor
Sign up for E-mail Updates


Home


Letter from the Mayor

About The Gates

About Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Christo and Jeanne-Claude in Their Own Words

About Central Park

Visual Arts Organizations Near Central Park

Images from The Gates

Photos of Other Christo Works

Press Information and Additional Resources

Official The Gates Merchandise

Download Guide to The Gates

Download Map of The Gates



Press Information and Additional Resources

Some links on this page may open in new browser window.

Press releases about The Gates
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg Presents Doris C. Freedman Award to New York Artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude, March 9, 2005.

Mayor Bloomberg Announces $254 Million Economic Impact of The Gates on New York City, March 3, 2005

New York City Department of Parks & Recreation Reminds Public it's the Last Weekend to View The Gates in Central Park, February 25, 2005

New York City Department of Parks & Recreation Announces to Date Over One Million Visitors to Central Park During The Gates, a Work of Art by Christo and Jeanne-Claude, February 16, 2005

Mayor Bloomberg and Artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude Unfurl Fabric of The Gates, Central Park, New York City, 1979-2005, February 12, 2005

Mayor Bloomberg and Artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude Announce Details of The Gates, Central Park, New York City, 1979-2005
, February 11, 2005

City Announces Details of Christo and Jeanne-Claude's Project: The Gates in Central Park
, November 22, 2004

Mayor Bloomberg Announces Agreement with Artists Christo & Jeanne-Claude for "The Gates" in Central Park
, January 22, 2003


Media Advisories about The Gates
Media Coverage in Central Park During The Gates, a Temporary Work of Art by New York Artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude, January 24, 2005


For Footage and Reprint Permission

High-resolution digital images for publication can be provided by Christo and Jeanne-Claude’s exclusive photographer, Wolfgang Volz, by email: w.volz@gmx.net; fax: 49-211-966-0446; website: www.wolfgangvolz.com. All images are copyrighted.

NYC TV, the City’s official television network, will provide footage of The Gates during its various stages of development. For video footage, email Seth Unger, NYC TV: sunger@doitt.nyc.gov.

For film footage of previous works by Christo and Jeanne Claude, please visit www.mayslesfilms.com or email info@mayslesfilms.com.

Other Useful Resources

For more information about Christo and Jeanne Claude, The Gates and for reprint permission, please visit www.christojeanneclaude.net

For more information about Central Park as well as Park tours, warming huts and other services during The Gates, please visit www.centralparknyc.org

For more information about visiting New York City during The Gates, please visit www.nycvisit.com

For more information about Central Park and other New York City parks please visit, www.nyc.gov/parks

For information about the New York City Department of Education's Instructional Guide for Teachers and Students for The Gates, please visit www.nycenet.edu/projectarts

 

 

 

 




Copyright 2007 The City of New York