Sunday, August 16, 2009
By Lee Roop
Times Staff Writer email@example.com
Art prof’s project to coat rocket with thousands of picturesque panels
Many people in Huntsville know of the artist Christo. His large art creations with wife Jean-Claude include wrapping the Reichstag in Berlin and the Pont Neuf bridge in Paris.
By this time next year, Christo may know of Huntsville, thanks to a local artist’s ambitious plan to “wrap” the 37-story tall Saturn V rocket model in front of the U.S. Space & Rocket Center.