This Piece Of Art Lets You Walk On Water In Northern Italy

This Piece Of Art Lets You Walk On Water In Northern Italy
Design

The 'Floating Piers' project creates an extension of a street as a walkway between islands

Jiwon Kim
  • 21 june 2016

A famous artist couple Christo and Jeanne-Claude created a large-scale installation located in Northern Italy. After scoping out different bodies of water, they selected Lake Iseo for the location of a 3-kilometer-long walkway called ‘Floating Piers.’ The walkway is comprised of 10,000 square meters of yellow fabric that was sewn on top of a floating dock system. This walkway moves to the ebb and flow of the current. The exhibit is open until July 3rd for anyone to experience and enjoy for free.

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