RCC Honors History Project

Tijuana barrier v. Christo’s Running Fence

Posted by chad612 on May 27, 2009

In Translation Nation, Hector Tobar says “seeing it [the barrier between San Ysidro, California and Tijuana, Mexic0] for the first time, I was reminded of Christo’s Running Fence, only this “sculpture” was rendered not in white fabric but in gray-black steel.”

The barrier:

Christo’s Running Fence:

Concerning a 2009 showing of a documentary about Christo’s Running Fence:



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