Designed by: Paige Bradley
Location: New York, USA
As light creeps out of the cracks of this statue’s body, a world of messages are portrayed by artist Paige Bradley. All of the pieces are cast in bronze and made to float separately from one another.
12. Franz Kafka Monument
Designed by: Jaroslav Róna
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
This monument of Franz Kafka, a German-language writer of novels and short stories can be found in Prague. The monument depicts Kafka riding on the back of an empty suit, by Jaroslav Róna, inspired by the events in the Kafka’s story “Description of a Struggle”.
13. Headless Musician
Designed by: Unknown
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
A statue of a headless musician running for the number 10 tram and tipping his hat to onlookers in Marnix Park in Amsterdam. The sculptor of this statue is unknown and mysterious. Actually this sculptor in the period between 1982 and 1999 has created several beautiful bronze sculptures including the sculpture mention above, ‘Violinist Bursting from Floor’.
14. River Children
Designed by: Chong Fah Cheong
Designed by Chong Fah Cheong this statue is considered as one of the most creative statues in the world. The sculpture depicts children jumping into the river.
15. De Vaartkapoen
Designed by: Tom Frantzen
Location: Brussels, Belgium
The people of Belgium adore this sculpture which depicts a young rebel rising up from the sewers to offset the foot of a passing police officer. It’s like a perfect moment snapshot turned into bronze to stay there forever.
16. Pissing Statue – Prague
Designed by: David Černý
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Here’s another unusual and controversial statue designed by David Černý. This statue depicts two naked man staring at each other in a pool shaped like Czech Republic. Moreover, the hips of the two man are moving and with their pee they are writing letters and quotes by famous Prague residents. You can even send SMS at a number written next to the statue and have the text written in the pool by the pissing statues.
17. Space Cow
Designed by: /
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
The statue of a space cow in Stockholm, Sweden is probably not the weirdest one in the country but definitely quite funny and interesting. It depicts a cow wearing a space helmet with oxygen supply, floating in the air, like it’s traveling in the space.
18. Eating a Biscuit Together
Designed by: Ku Bom Ju
Location: Seoul, South Korea
An interesting statue depicting two man sharing a biscuit, which at the same time serves as a bench. Yes, this is probably the strangest bench we have ever seen and it represents the belief of sharing and helping others in Korean culture.
19. Cloud Gate
Designed by: Anish Kapoor
Location: Chicago, USA
The Cloud Gate sculpture, also known by the nickname ‘The Bean’ because of its shape, was designed by Indian-born British artist Anish Kapoor. The sculpture is made up of 168 stainless steel plates welded together and highly polished with no visible seams. It weighs around 100 tons and it’s very popular among the tourists visiting the Millennium Park in the Loop community area of Chicago.
20. Great Depression Bread Line Statue
Designed by: George Segal
Location: New Jersey, USA
The five man waiting in a line near a door sculpture represents a scene from the Great Depression, a period of economic hardship. Originally the sculpture was made in 1991 from plaster, wood, metal and acrylic paint, then in 1999 casted bronze.
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