Christo [kris-toh] Examples noun

  1. Christo Vladimirov Javacheff, born 1935, U.S. sculptor, born in Bulgaria: collaborator with wife, Jeanne-Claude.


  1. a combining form representing Christ in compound words: Christophany.

Origin of Christo- see origin at Christ, -o- Examples from the Web for christo Contemporary Examples of christo

  • I remember being with Christo and Jeanne-Claude when they were doing Running Fence in Sonoma County, Northern California.

    Graffiti Artists Turn on Banksy: The Rise of Art Hate

    Anthony Haden-Guest

    August 6, 2014

  • Yet even today, the small-scale sculptural objects in most museum collections are cataloged under one name only: Christo.

    Why the Art World Ignores Wives

    Jessica Dawson

    March 17, 2014

  • What, Christo, is the meaning of this: “Cousin Brent has a razor-sharp mind and a greyhound-quick tongue….”

    The Buckley Family Feud

    Brent Bozell III

    February 22, 2010

  • I think your dad would have felt right at home, had he been there, Christo, I really do.

    The Buckley Family Feud

    Brent Bozell III

    February 22, 2010

  • Some years later, though, he did concede that, compared to fresh art horrors coming to his attention, “Christo is Tintoretto.”

    Remembering Jeanne-Claude

    Anthony Haden-Guest

    November 26, 2009

  • Historical Examples of christo

  • The cheeriness of his constant cry, Christo, Christo y Santiago!

    The Fair God

    Lew Wallace

  • “Christo,” said the Prince of Athens, when he had approached him.

    The Rise of Iskander

    Benjamin Disraeli

  • In the 3rd chapel (del Christo Morto), frescoes from the life of Sta.

    Walks in Rome

    Augustus J.C. Hare

  • Here stands a Christo, rarely cut in marble, and on the large high altar is a brazen vessel of admirable invention and art.

    The Diary of John Evelyn (Vol 1 of 2)

    John Evelyn

  • Vita, moribus et doctrina herbescenti Christo apud Rhtos fons irrigans.

    History of the Reformation of the Sixteenth Century, Volume III

    J. H. Merle D’Aubign

  • British Dictionary definitions for christo Christo noun

    1. full name Christo Javacheff. born 1935, US artist, born in Bulgaria; best known for works in which he wraps buildings, monuments, or natural features in canvas or plastic

    Christo- combining form

    1. indicating or relating to ChristChristology
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