Workers begin dismantling 'The Gates' art installation created by Christo and Jeanne-Claude on February 28, 2005.
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The director and chief curator of the Public Art Fund, Nicholas Baume, talks about what makes for great public art and the fund's current projects as listeners share their ideas, realistic and not-so-much.
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