At the age of 84 years died an American painter and sculptor of Bulgarian origin Christo Yavashev. This is stated in the message published on the joint website Abasheva and his late wife and collaborator Jeanne-Claude de Gibon.

It is reported that the artist known as Christo, has died of natural causes Sunday, may 31, 2020 at his home in new York.

Aushev was one of the most famous representatives of the genre of land art. He received worldwide fame as "virtuoso wrapper", in which it was Packed in a piece of cloth known objects. His works include "Wrapped Reichstag," in Berlin, "Gate" in Central Park in new York city, "Wrapped coast" in Sydney.