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Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Monument to African Dictator Laurent Kabila

Built by a North Korean team this monument to African dictator Laurent Kabila has a suspiciously Kim Jong Il shaped body
25 Aug 2014
Sunol, California

Bosco the Dog Mayor

The black lab that was voted mayor of a California town is forever remembered by a life-size statue
22 Aug 2014
Sterling, Massachusetts

Mary Had a Little Lamb Statue

This wooly sculpture supposedly marks the birthplace of a famous nursery rhyme, or not
19 Aug 2014
Copenhagen , Denmark

The Little Mermaid

The de facto symbol of Copenhagen is this bronze fairytale which cannot seem to keep its head for very long
13 Aug 2014
Toole, Utah

Metaphor: The Tree of Utah

This long-standing retro road sculpture stands as a surreal beacon on the blasted land near the Great Salt Lake
12 Aug 2014
Diksmuide, Belgium

Vladslo German Military Cemetery

Visitors to this Belgium graveyard are greeted by the grieving stone parents of the young men lost to war
08 Aug 2014
Chieti, Italy

The Warrior of Capestrano

One of the earliest relics of Italian art is this ornately equipped stone soldier
04 Aug 2014
Crupet, Belgium

Grotto of St Anthony of Padua

This collection of lurid religious statues tell the tales of a saint who stood down the devil
30 Jul 2014
Paris, France

Le Passe-Muraille

This surreal statue brings a famous French novel about a supernatural cad to arresting life
25 Jul 2014
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Golden Gal of Old Madison Square Garden

Golden and naked, the figure that was once the highest point in New York is all that remains of the second Madison Square Garden
25 Jul 2014
Stara Zagora, Bulgaria

Defenders of Stara Zagora Memorial Complex

This massive stone and steel monument remembers a century-old battle that cost thousands of lives and nearly destroyed the city
16 Jul 2014
Eureka Springs Road, Arkansas

Christ of the Ozarks

This monumental Jesus is often referred to as "Our Milk Carton With Arms"
04 Jul 2014
Paris, France

Flame of Liberty

This life-size replica of the Statue of Liberty's flame is also a tribute to Princess Diana by default
26 Jun 2014
Fredericksburg, Virginia

Monument to the Angel of Marye's Heights

This Civil War monument remembers a selfless hero who braved the battlefield just to give water to his dying enemies
11 Jun 2014
Rome, Italy

Stadio dei Marmi

This Italian stadium makes liberal use of fascist statuary to evoke classical sporting arenas
09 Jun 2014
Wroclaw, Poland

Wroclaw Dwarves

The silly symbol for an underground protest group is now scattered around the city of Wroclaw with the blessing of city authorities
29 May 2014
Saltillo, Mexico

Cristo de las Galeras

A giant Jesus statue watches over the city of Saltillo from the top of a mountain where it has been commandeered by thugs
20 May 2014
Shumen, Bulgaria

Bulgarian State Monument

This massive concrete sculpture is said to be the heaviest communist monument on Earth
15 May 2014
Article

Statues We Love to Hate

by Kevin Lo
12 May 2014
Zhaocun township of Lushan County, China

Spring Temple Buddha

The largest statue in the world towers at 420 feet high atop another 66 feet of pedestal
09 May 2014
Tulsa, Oklahoma

Praying Hands

These massive mitts are made of 30 tons of devotional bronze
16 Apr 2014
Portobelo, Panama

Black Christ of Portobelo

A mysterious dark-skinned Christ statue has been this town's religious center for centuries
15 Apr 2014
Davidson, North Carolina

Homeless Jesus

The first statue of Christ sleeping on a bench confused its affluent parish but may have started a trend
15 Apr 2014
St. Andrews, Scotland

Hamish McHamish Statue

This bronze statue was erected to honor a small Scottish town's beloved stray cat
14 Apr 2014
Esbjerg, Denmark

Man Meets The Sea

Four alabaster giants contemplate the tides on the shore of Denmark
28 Mar 2014
Lyon, France

The Flower Tree

A colorful piece of contemporary art cheerfully clashes with Lyon's historical architecture
19 Mar 2014
Winslow, Arizona

Standin' On the Corner Park

This public square capitalized on a single Eagles reference to bring some life back to an Arizona town
14 Mar 2014
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