(Wolfgang Voltz ) The flat-topped pyramid will be 492ft high, just taller than the Great Pyramid of Giza and three times the height of Nelson's Column.
Artist Plans Spectacular £212Million Creation in the Desert to Rival Pyramids
NOVEMBER 25, 2012Adam Shergold, Daily Mail
He is best known for wrapping the Reichstag in fabric and lining California highways with yellow umbrellas - but Christo's latest, almost inconceivable project will dwarf them both. The artist will spend £212m building the 'Mastaba', the world's largest permanent sculpture, from over 400,000 multi-coloured oil barrels in the middle of the desert near Abu Dhabi.
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