11/27/2012 08:00 am ET Updated Jan 27, 2013

Christo To Build World's Biggest Art Piece... Out Of Oil Barrels In Abu Dhabi, Naturally

Christo is not known for doing things on a small scale and now he is undertaking a project 30 years in the making. The artist best known for wrapping the Reichstag in fabric, running 40 kilometers of nylon along the California coast and covering up Pont-Neuf Bridge in Paris, will create the worlds largest permanent sculpture in Abu Dhabi.

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