|Commissioned by||New York City Department of Parks & Recreation|
|Location||Central Park, New York, NY, USA|
|Date Added to Art Pigeon||May 2018|
Feb. 5, 2005
The New York Times
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg lauded the importance of public art today, the eve of the opening of "The Gates" installation in Central Park, a colossal saffron-colored artwork created by the husband and wife team of Christo and Jeanne-Claude.