List of sculpture parks

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Das Paar, at the Skulpturengarten Damnatz
View through the sculpture garden of Dorothee Raetsch, Passentin (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)

This is a list of sculpture parks, by country.

Australia[edit]

Austria[edit]

The urban Sculpture garden Artpark in Linz, Austria, 2008

Belgium[edit]

Middelheim

Canada[edit]

China[edit]

More sculpture parks in China—listed on Birkbeck, University of London page[17] You can add them in this section.

Denmark[edit]

France[edit]

Storming of the Bastille, by Jean Boucher in Cesson-Sévigné

Germany[edit]

Klaus Müller-Klug, Quader mit Lichthof Granit, 2,50 m, Skulpturengarten Damnatz

Hungary[edit]

Statue of Marx and Engels from the Szoborpark, a themed sculpture park
  • Memento Park (Szoborpark), statue park in the outskirts of Budapest, which houses the statues from Communist times which are "no longer required"

India[edit]

Ireland[edit]

Statue of Ganesha at Victoria's Way

Italy[edit]

Japan[edit]

Laos[edit]

Lithuania[edit]

Mexico[edit]

The Netherlands[edit]

Entrance to the Kröller-Müller Museum

Norway[edit]

The monolith, sculptures by Gustav Vigeland (part of Vigeland Sculpture Park)

Russia[edit]

The Summer Garden in St. Petersburg (1716–25) was one of the earliest sculpture parks.

Singapore[edit]

South Africa[edit]

Spain[edit]

La Arboleda, Zona Minera. Bizkaia - Basque Country
  • Meatzalde Goikoa Parke], La Arboleda, Bizkaia. The first exhibition open space dedicated to the sculpture in the Basque Country. Near the Guggenheim Museum of Bilbao.

Sweden[edit]

Switzerland[edit]

Thailand[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

The Lillie and Hugh Roy Cullen Sculpture Garden in Houston, TX

Alabama

Arizona

  • Sedona Arts Center Sculpture Garden, Sedona
  • Tempe Arts Center and Sculpture Park, Tempe
  • Alene Dunlop Smith Garden, Tucson

Arkansas

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

District of Columbia

Florida

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Missouri

Eye, Tony Tasset, 2007. Laumeier Sculpture Park in St. Louis

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Puerto Rico

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Vermont

Virginia

Washington

Wisconsin

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Lyonssculpturepark.com". Lyonssculpturepark.com. 2014-02-16. Retrieved 2014-05-01. 
  2. ^ "Art in Landscape, by Harijs Piekains". National Gallery of Australia. Retrieved 2007-07-29. 
  3. ^ "Fiona Hall's fern garden, by Harijs Piekains". National Gallery of Australia. Archived from the original on 2007-07-07. Retrieved 2007-07-29. 
  4. ^ "Museum-joanneum.at". Museum-joanneum.at. Retrieved 2014-05-01. 
  5. ^ Included because architecture may also be viewed as sculpture in its widest sense
  6. ^ "Jockhildebrand.com". Jockhildebrand.com. Retrieved 2014-05-01. 
  7. ^ CC.jl.gov.cn (Chinese)
  8. ^ En.changchun.gov.cn
  9. ^ En.changchun.gov.cn
  10. ^ a b c "China — International Directory of Sculpture Parks & Gardens. Birkbeck, University of London". bbk.ac.uk. 2010-02-01. Retrieved 2010-10-02. 
  11. ^ "The World’s Largest Urban Sculpture Park: A Guide". community.travelchinaguide.com. 2006-09-25. Retrieved 2010-10-02. 
  12. ^ CCFAO.com.cn (Web Archive)
  13. ^ "The Official English Website of Changchun City, China" (in chinese). zjrc.changchun.jl.cn. Retrieved 2010-10-02. 
  14. ^ "The Official English Website of Changchun City, China" (in chinese). 2007.changchun.jl.cn. Retrieved 2010-10-02. 
  15. ^ "The Official English Website of Changchun City, China" (in chinese). Zjrc.changchun.jl.cn. Retrieved 2010-10-02. 
  16. ^ Google cache page 1, page 4 when offline.)
  17. ^ "Birckbeck". Bbk.ac.uk. 2010-02-01. Retrieved 2014-05-01. 
  18. ^ "Skulpturengartendamnatz.de". Skulpturengartendamnatz.de. Retrieved 2014-05-01. 
  19. ^ "Victoriasway.eu". Victoriasway.eu. Retrieved 2014-05-01. 
  20. ^ "chiantisculpturepark.it". chiantisculpturepark.it. Retrieved 2014-05-01. 
  21. ^ it:Parco sculture del Chianti
  22. ^ http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/28/travel/naoshima-japan-an-unlikely-island-as-art-attraction.html?_r=0
  23. ^ "Kirstenbosch NBG: Sculpture Garden". sanbi.org. May 28, 2013. Archived from the original on April 14, 2014. Retrieved April 14, 2014. 
  24. ^ "Barbara Hepworth Drawings Displayed in Major Wakefield Exhibition - ArtLyst". Artlyst. Retrieved 30 October 2012. "The studio was designated the Barbara Hepworth Museum in the following year and, on coming under the Tate's aegis in 1980, secured an unrivalled collection of her work for the Gallery." 
  25. ^ "The Cass Sculpture Foundation". Retrieved 30 October 2012. "Since 1992, the Cass Sculpture Foundation has commissioned over 400 new monumental sculptures from emerging and established British sculptors. There are currently over 80 works on display in the 26-acre grounds of the charity at Goodwood, West Sussex." 
  26. ^ The Irwell Sculpture Trail is not strictly a park, since it is defined by a trail.
  27. ^ "Murphy Sculpture Garden - Collections - Hammer Museum". Hammer.ucla.edu. Retrieved 2010-10-02. 
  28. ^ "Bradfordgravessculpturepark.com". Bradfordgravessculpturepark.com. Retrieved 2014-05-01. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Blázquez Abascal, Jimena; Valeria Varas; and Raúl Rispa. (2006). Sculpture Parks in Europe: A Guide to Art and Nature. Basel; Boston: Birkhäuser Architecture. ISBN 978-3764376253
  • Cigola, Francesca. (2013). Art Parks: A Tour of America's Sculpture Parks and Gardens. New York: Princeton Architectural Press. ISBN 978-1616891299
  • Harper, Glenn; and Twylene Moyer, eds. (2008). Landscapes for Art: Contemporary Sculpture Parks. Hamilton, NJ: ISC Press; and Seattle: University of Washington Press. ISBN 978-0295988610
  • McCarthy, Jane; and Laurily Keir Epstein. (1996). A Guide to the Sculpture Parks and Gardens of America. New York: Michael Kesend. ISBN 978-0935576511

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