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Goodbye to 'The Gates'

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Goodbye to 'The Gates'

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Goodbye to 'The Gates'

Goodbye to 'The Gates'

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Our commentator, an arts critic, contemplates how Christo's Central Park installation "The Gates" forever changed the way New Yorkers perceive their collective landscape. Still, he says the park's return to its old self feels good.