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Outdoor Sculptures

When we think of outdoor sculpture, we might first think of a life-size bust of Napoleon, a carving of Balzac or depictions of other famous figures. This is probably because outdoor sculpture is originated as a form of ornamentation for monuments or memorials, and is created by artists as an independent work with a specific purpose. 

This tradition is evident in antiquity and continues later with Michelangelo's imposing sculptures and Auguste Rodin's the monumental statues, most notably his masterpiece 'The Thinker', which the artist created in the late 19th century. The work depicts a man meditating whilst seemingly facing a profound dilemma. It was first positioned in front of the Panthéon before being moved to the Hotel Biron in 1922, to be included in the permanent collections of the recently inaugurated Rodin Museum. 

More recently, artist and sculptor Jeff Koons has produced a large number of outdoor contemporary sculptures, following in the footsteps of Louise Bourgeois and contemporary sculptor Jaume Plensa, whose artworks are commissioned internationally. These works are exhibited in public spaces and have quickly become tourist attractions in their own right.

Although outdoor art was once site-specific and reserved for public spaces, today the gardens are also considered as an additional part of the house, meaning garden decorations are no longer limited to plants and flowers but also include garden sculpture.Exterior decoration is increasingly inspired by interior design and can also be enriched with works of art. Whether large or small, contemporary and modern sculptures play a decorative role; ultimately adding a personal touch and a contemporary edge to garden décor and outdoor lawns. 

Nicolas Dubreuille has devoted himself to sculpture since the early 2000s. His work is playful and eccentric. His lacquered resin forms recall great modern masters such as Arp, Brancusi and Calder.Geometric, totemic, intertwined: his sculptures are reminiscent of characters, animals, habitats and architecture. Dubreuille's sculptures are recognisable for their brightly coloured monochromatic compositions. 

Anne Kutzach, on the other hand, has a more kinetic approach to sculpture, with some of her pieces being designed to move with the wind. Their airiness allows the sculpture to integrate with the environment, surrendering itself to the force of nature. The artwork is also subject to the whims of the viewer who can who can interact with it physically. This opens up a unique communication between the viewer and the work of art. 

Classic, understated, whimsical, sculpted in bronze, stone or steel - sculpture comes in a variety of styles, shapes and sizes. Artsper not only helps you find inspiration for exterior decoration but also offers a wide selection of small or large sculptures suitable for your garden and outdoor spaces.

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Christophe Charbonnel, Poséidon monumental, Sculpture

Christophe Charbonnel

Poséidon monumental, 2018
115.7 x 37.8 x 39.4 inch
Sculpture

$128,849

Art Vladi, Iron Man, Sculpture

Art Vladi

Iron Man, 2019
86.6 x 49.6 x 24.8 inch
Sculpture

$31,392

Mpcem, Non lieu, Sculpture

Mpcem

Non lieu, 2017
36.2 x 33.1 x 23.6 inch
Sculpture

$7,614

Olivier Ebel, Colonne urbaine rouge, Sculpture

Olivier Ebel

Colonne urbaine rouge, 2018
110.2 x 24 x 24 inch
Sculpture

$7,028

Anne Cutzach, Toro et toréador, Sculpture

Anne Cutzach

Toro et toréador, 2016
68.9 x 39.4 x 19.7 inch
Sculpture

$4,920

Manitoba, Elevate, Sculpture

Manitoba

Elevate, 2017
24.4 x 5.5 x 5.5 inch
Sculpture

$586

Arzhel Prioul (Mardi Noir), Ballon rond, ballon plat, Sculpture

Arzhel Prioul (Mardi Noir)

Ballon rond, ballon plat, 2017
31.5 x 31.5 x 0.8 inch
Sculpture

$492

Rietje Geurts, Samenzijn, Sculpture

Rietje Geurts

Samenzijn, 2014
61.4 x 21.3 x 9.4 inch
Sculpture

$8,785

Paul Franceschi (Art-O), Epouvantail_Art-O-03, Sculpture

Paul Franceschi (Art-O)

Epouvantail_Art-O-03, 2016
74.8 x 34.6 x 39.4 inch
Sculpture

$2,928

Frédéric Beaufils, Spirale bleue, Sculpture

Frédéric Beaufils

Spirale bleue, 2008
36.6 x 15.4 x 15.7 inch
Sculpture

$18,039

Stavri Kalinov, Pegasus, Sculpture

Stavri Kalinov

Pegasus, 2014
16.5 x 7.9 x 7.1 inch
Sculpture

$8,785

Scott Froschauer, Breathe, Sculpture

Scott Froschauer

Breathe, 2018
42 x 42 x 2 inch
Sculpture

$1,314

Paul Flickinger, Einstein, Sculpture

Paul Flickinger

Einstein, 2002
165.4 x 110.2 x 70.9 inch
Sculpture

$234,270

Olivier Mathé, Miss Zaza, Sculpture

Olivier Mathé

Miss Zaza, 2017
42.5 x 16.5 x 5.5 inch
Sculpture

$2,226

Andrea Lomanzo, La Jaune, Sculpture

Andrea Lomanzo

La Jaune, 2012
59.1 x 47.2 x 19.7 inch
Sculpture

$17,570

Antonio Cagianelli, Vanité, Sculpture

Antonio Cagianelli

Vanité, 2013
19.3 x 16.5 x 22 inch
Sculpture

$1,640

Our recommendations Serge Landois, Sinopia, Sculpture

Serge Landois

Sinopia, 2018
91.3 x 89.8 x 45.3 inch
Sculpture

$32,798

Kico Camacho, Intro Nature, Sculpture

Kico Camacho

Intro Nature, 2018
118.1 x 118.1 x 196.9 inch
Sculpture

$21,084

Our recommendations Marc Boffin, Supreme MailBox, Sculpture

Marc Boffin

Supreme MailBox, 2018
51.6 x 13.8 x 9.3 inch
Sculpture

$5,857

Miguel Guía, Guitariste Arlequin Grand, Sculpture

Miguel Guía

Guitariste Arlequin Grand, 2003
13.4 x 6.7 x 8.3 inch
Sculpture

$773

Our recommendations Christophe Charbonnel, Persée tenant la tête de Méduse, Sculpture

Christophe Charbonnel

Persée tenant la tête de Méduse, 2016
94.5 x 35.4 x 23.6 inch
Sculpture

$105,422

Christophe Charbonnel, Tête d'homme, Sculpture

Christophe Charbonnel

Tête d'homme, 2013
50 x 25.2 x 28 inch
Sculpture

$52,711

Our recommendations Christophe Charbonnel, Thésée et l'Amazone, Sculpture

Christophe Charbonnel

Thésée et l'Amazone, 2015
78.7 x 63 x 118.1 inch
Sculpture

$210,843

Christophe Charbonnel, Tête de Persée monumentale, Sculpture

Christophe Charbonnel

Tête de Persée monumentale, 2012
92.1 x 51.2 x 40.2 inch
Sculpture

$105,422

Our recommendations Christophe Charbonnel, Cheval IV, Sculpture

Christophe Charbonnel

Cheval IV, 2013
27 x 30 x 12 inch
Sculpture

$25,000

Christophe Charbonnel, La Soyeuse, Sculpture

Christophe Charbonnel

La Soyeuse, 2015
34 x 24 x 12 inch
Sculpture

$21,800

Nicolas Dubreuille, Le rêveur, Sculpture

Nicolas Dubreuille

Le rêveur, 2014
70.9 x 35.4 x 47.2 inch
Sculpture

$17,570

Our recommendations William Sweetlove, Cloned Golf-girl with turtles & Cloned golfball with crocodiles, Sculpture

William Sweetlove

Cloned Golf-girl with turtles & Cloned golfball with crocodiles, 2011
157.5 x 70.9 x 70.9 inch
Sculpture

$140,562

Mpcem, Gravir, Sculpture

Mpcem

Gravir, 2018
66.9 x 31.5 x 23.6 inch
Sculpture

$7,965

Mpcem, Dans le vide, je m'appuie d'ossatures, Sculpture

Mpcem

Dans le vide, je m'appuie d'ossatures, 2016
94.5 x 157.5 x 31.5 inch
Sculpture

$28,112

Emmanuelle Vroelant, Sphinge, Sculpture

Emmanuelle Vroelant

Sphinge, 2011
17.7 x 21.7 x 29.5 inch
Sculpture

$6,911

Mpcem, L'esprit c'est l'idée du corps, Sculpture

Mpcem

L'esprit c'est l'idée du corps, 2017
133.9 x 55.1 x 43.3 inch
Sculpture

$15,813

Nadine Debay, La belle histoire, Sculpture

Nadine Debay

La belle histoire, 2016
65 x 11.4 x 11.8 inch
Sculpture

$30,455

Our recommendations Yann-Eric Eichenberger, Loukia, Sculpture

Yann-Eric Eichenberger

Loukia, 2018
78.7 x 19.7 x 21.7 inch
Sculpture

$5,622

Yann-Eric Eichenberger, Aneta, Sculpture

Yann-Eric Eichenberger

Aneta, 2017
82.7 x 15.7 x 15.7 inch
Sculpture

$40,997

Philippe Gouwy, Semantron IX, Sculpture

Philippe Gouwy

Semantron IX, 2017
11.8 x 18.1 x 8.7 inch
Sculpture

$1,406

Alberto Ascaso, Complicidad, Sculpture

Alberto Ascaso

Complicidad, 2012
78.7 x 51.2 x 47.2 inch
Sculpture

$111,278

Ge Pellini, Big taureau, Sculpture

Ge Pellini

Big taureau, 2015
47.2 x 102.4 x 43.3 inch
Sculpture

$30,455

Bernard Métranve, Le miracle de l'eau, Sculpture

Bernard Métranve

Le miracle de l'eau, 2005
24.4 x 9.8 x 9.8 inch
Sculpture

$7,262

Kalliopi Lemos, Deity No.3, Sculpture

Kalliopi Lemos

Deity No.3, 2018
65.4 x 42.5 x 30.3 inch
Sculpture

$36,411

Rusen Doykov, Blue, Sculpture

Rusen Doykov

Blue, 2018
43.7 x 14.6 x 11.8 inch
Sculpture

$3,748

Brandon Vickerd, Challenger, Sculpture

Brandon Vickerd

Challenger, 2017
68.1 x 36 x 24 inch
Sculpture

$19,500

Sergii Shaulis, N1, Sculpture

Sergii Shaulis

N1, 2018
43 x 49 x 22 inch
Sculpture

$17,000

Stavri Kalinov, Life, Sculpture

Stavri Kalinov

Life, 2014
19.7 x 7.9 x 7.9 inch
Sculpture

$7,028

Our recommendations Gomor, Money Rain Supreme, Sculpture

Gomor

Money Rain Supreme, 2019
51.6 x 13.8 x 9.8 inch
Sculpture

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Paradox Créations, Funkadelic, Sculpture

Paradox Créations

Funkadelic, 2011
137.8 x 157.5 x 157.5 inch
Sculpture

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Paradox Créations, Dragonfly, Sculpture

Paradox Créations

Dragonfly, 2019
86.6 x 98.4 x 98.4 inch
Sculpture

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Mpcem, Libre pensée, Sculpture

Mpcem

Libre pensée, 2014
110.2 x 23.6 x 23.6 inch
Sculpture

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Paul Franceschi (Art-O), Epouvantail_Art-O-Little-01, Sculpture

Paul Franceschi (Art-O)

Epouvantail_Art-O-Little-01, 2016
19.7 x 8.7 x 9.8 inch
Sculpture

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Rietje Geurts, Les Amies, Sculpture

Rietje Geurts

Les Amies, 2014
43.3 x 15.7 x 11.8 inch
Sculpture

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