It’s like being in love: giving somebody the power to hurt you and trusting (or hoping) they won’t.
Marina Abramović, Rest Energy
A Creative Match
The married artist duo Christo and Jeanne-Claude were born on the same day, 79 years ago: June 13, 1935. Renowned for their international site-specific artworks, the couple is seen here in our Great Stair Hall, which is wrapped—in their signature fashion—in conjunction with the first Earth Day, in 1970.
President Obama came down hard on gun-control laws during today’s Tumblr Q&A.