Nelson Mandela, South Africa

30 Most Creative Statues And Sculptures Around The World

Our cities are full of majestic monuments, stunning sculptures and artistic statues, each having a story to tell. Thousands of them have been made but only a few of them are really extraordinary and picture-worthy. That’s why our readers set out to find the world’s most creative statues, which add color and emotion to the most boring areas of the cities.

Most statues or sculptures you find dotted around cities are fairly basic memorials or statues of famous people from history depicted in a formal and familiar fashion. So I have decided to dig out some of the more creative and inspired pieces from around the world.  I hope you enjoy.

Every city and metro pol has them, stunning and creative sculptures and statues upgrading mostly boring parts of urban area. You probably know most of the famous statues in your own city, so here is an awesome list of the world’s most creative statues.

30 Most Creative Statues And Sculptures Around The World

A Scene From The World War With Real-Size Statues, Eceabat, Turkey

A Scene From The World War With Real-Size Statues, Eceabat, Turkey

Black Ghost, Klaipeda, Lithuania

Black Ghost, Klaipeda, Lithuania

Break Through From Your Mold By Zenos Frudakis, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Break Through From Your Mold By Zenos Frudakis, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Cartoon Sculpture by Neil Dawson ,New Zealand

Cartoon Sculpture by Neil Dawson [New Zealand]

Cattle Drive, Dallas, Texas, USA

Cattle Drive, Dallas, Texas, USA

De Vaartkapoen, Brussels, Belgium

De Vaartkapoen, Brussels, Belgium

Diminish and Ascend by David McCracken ,Bondi, Australia

Diminish and Ascend by David McCracken [Bondi, Australia]

Expansion by Paige Bradley, New York, USA

Expansion by Paige Bradley, New York, USA

Hippo Sculptures, Taipei, Taiwan

Hippo Sculptures, Taipei, Taiwan

Iguana Park, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Iguana Park, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Les Voyageurs, Marseilles, France

Les Voyageurs, Marseilles, France

Lifelike Sculptures by Ron Mueck

Lifelike Sculptures by Ron Mueck

Bronze statue in Bratislava called Cumil.

Bronze statue in Bratislava called Cumil.

 

Man Hanging Out ,Prague, Czech Republic

Man Hanging Out [Prague, Czech Republic]

Mihai Eminescu, Onesti, Romania

Mihai Eminescu, Onesti, Romania

Mustangs By Robert Glen, Las Colinas, Texas, USA

Mustangs By Robert Glen, Las Colinas, Texas, USA

Nelson Mandela, South Africa

Nelson Mandela, South Africa

People Of The River By Chong Fah Cheong, Singapore

People Of The River By Chong Fah Cheong, Singapore

Politicians Discussing Global Warming

Politicians Discussing Global Warming

Rundle Mall Pigs ,Adelaide, Australia

Rundle Mall Pigs [Adelaide, Australia]

Salmon Sculpture, Portland, Oregon, USA

Salmon Sculpture, Portland, Oregon, USA

Sinking Building Outside State Library, Melbourne, Australia

Sinking Building Outside State Library, Melbourne, Australia

Spider, Tate Modern, London, UK

Spider, Tate Modern, London, UK

The Bliss Project by Marco Cochrane

The Bliss Project by Marco Cochrane

The Caring Hand by Eva Oertli and Beat Huber ,Glarus, Switzerland

The Caring Hand by Eva Oertli and Beat Huber [Glarus, Switzerland]

The Knotted Gun, Turtle Bay, New York, USA

The Knotted Gun, Turtle Bay, New York, USA

The Monument Of An Anonymous Passerby, Wroclaw, Poland

The Monument Of An Anonymous Passerby, Wroclaw, Poland

The Shoes On The Danube Bank by Can Togay & Gyula Pauer, Budapest, Hungary

The Shoes On The Danube Bank by Can Togay & Gyula Pauer, Budapest, Hungary

The Unknown Official ,Reykjavik, Iceland

The Unknown Official [Reykjavik, Iceland]

Wire Fairy by Fantasy Wire ,UK

Wire Fairy by Fantasy Wire [UK]