List of sculpture parks

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This is a list of sculpture parks by country.

Africa[edit]

Morocco[edit]

  • Anima Garden, 27 km (17 mi) from Marrakech just off the Ourika road

South Africa[edit]

Zimbabwe[edit]

Asia[edit]

China[edit]

  • Changchun World Sculpture Park, Changchun City, Jilin Province[2][3][4]
  • Guangzhou Sculpture Park, Guangzhou, "China's largest thematic sculpture park"[5]
  • Guilin Yuzi Paradise (愚自乐园). "This large scale park hosts land art and contemporary sculpture featuring over 200 works by 140 artists from 47 different nations. On the grounds of Yuzi Paradise (or 'Fool's Paradise') is also the Hotel of Modern Art."[5]
  • Wuhu Sculpture Park, Wuhu City, Anhui Province, China
  • Zobon City Sculpture Garden, Shanghai[6]
More sculpture parks in China—listed on Birkbeck, University of London page[7] You can add them in this section.

India[edit]

Nek Chand's Rock Garden, Chandigarh, India

Japan[edit]

Laos[edit]

Philippines[edit]

Singapore[edit]

"Waves", Sengkang Sculpture Park, Singapore

South Korea[edit]

Taiwan[edit]

Thailand[edit]

Bunleua Sulilat's Sala Keoku, Nong Khai, Thailand

Vietnam[edit]

  • Artika Sculpture Park
  • Ta Phin, Sa Pa, Lao Cai, Viet Nam

Europe[edit]

Austria[edit]

The urban Sculpture garden Artpark in Linz, Austria, 2008

Belgium[edit]

Cyprus[edit]

  • Museum of Underwater Sculpture - at Ayia Napa - underwater museum off the coast of Cypress

Denmark[edit]

  • Copenhagen Naturlagepladsen Himmelhoj

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
Das Paar, at the Skulpturengarten Damnatz
Tony Cragg: Dancing Column in Skulpturenpark Waldfrieden

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"

Ireland[edit]

Statue of Ganesha at Victoria's Way

Italy[edit]

  • Parco della scultura di Castelbuono di Bevagna[15]
  • Parco Scultura La Palomba, Matera[16]

Lithuania[edit]

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.

Slovenia[edit]

  • Forma Viva Sculpture Park, Božidar Jakac Art Museum, Kostanjevica na Krki
  • Forma viva Sculpture Park, Seča pri Portorožu

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.
  • Parcart, 17244 Cassà de la Selva, Province of Girona. This sculpture park was founded by Jaume Roser in 2003. It has more than 300 sculptures by different artists.

Sweden[edit]

Switzerland[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

Sphere with Inner Form at the Barbara Hepworth Museum in Trewyn Garden, St Ives, Cornwall, with Two Forms (Divided Circle) behind

North America[edit]

Canada[edit]

Mexico[edit]

United States[edit]

Alabama[edit]

Arizona[edit]

  • (Jack) Jamesen Memorial Sculpture Park, Sedona, Arizona[26]
  • Sedona Arts Center Sculpture Garden, Sedona
  • (Alene Dunlop) Smith Garden, Tucson
  • Tempe Arts Center and Sculpture Park, Tempe

Arkansas[edit]

California[edit]

Colorado[edit]

  • Benson Sculpture Garden /Benson Park Sculpture Garden, Loveland
  • Colorado Springs Fine Art Center Sculpture Courtyard and Sculpture Garden, Colorado Springs
  • Leaning Tree Museum and Sculpture Garden, Boulder
  • Museum of Outdoor Arts, Englewood

Connecticut[edit]

Delaware[edit]

District of Columbia[edit]

Florida[edit]

Georgia[edit]

Hawaii[edit]

Illinois[edit]

Indiana[edit]

Iowa[edit]

Kansas[edit]

  • (Martin H.) Bush Outdoor Sculpture Collection, Wichita
  • Johnson Community College Sculpture Collection, Overland Park

Kentucky[edit]

Louisiana[edit]

  • (Sydney & Walda) Besthoff Sculpture Garden, New Orleans
  • Chauvin Sculpture Garden, Chauvin
  • Neill Corporation Sculpture Gardens, Hammond

Maryland[edit]

  • Annmarie Garden, Dowell
  • Baltimore Museum of Art Sculpture Garden, Baltimore
  • Bufano Sculpture Garden, Baltimore
  • Glenstone, Potomac
  • Quiet Waters Park, Outdoor Sculptures, Annapolis
  • Strathmore Sculpture Garden, North Bethesda
  • (Janet and Allen) Wurtzburger and Ryda and Robert H. Levi Sculpture Gardens, Baltimore

Massachusetts[edit]

Trojan Piggybank by Aristotle Georgiades and Gail Simpson, 2004, DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Massachusetts

Michigan[edit]

Minnesota[edit]

Mississippi[edit]

Missouri[edit]

Montana[edit]

Nebraska[edit]

  • Carhenge near Alliance
  • Prairie Peace Park, Lincoln
  • Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery and Sculpture Garden at UNL, Lincoln

Nevada[edit]

New Hampshire[edit]

New Jersey[edit]

New Mexico[edit]

New York[edit]

North Carolina[edit]

Ohio[edit]

Oklahoma[edit]

Oregon[edit]

  • Evan H. Roberts Sculpture Mall, Portland

Pennsylvania[edit]

Puerto Rico[edit]

  • Sculpture Garden of the Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, San Juan

South Carolina[edit]

South Dakota[edit]

Egyptian Bull's Head, Porter Sculpture Park, Montrose, South Dakota

Tennessee[edit]

  • Cheekwood - Carell Sculpture Trail, Nashville
  • Hunter Museum of American Art, Sculpture Garden, Chattanooga
  • (Charles) Krutch Park, Knoxville
  • Montague Park, Sculpture Fields Chattanooga
  • River Gallery Sculpture Garden, Chattanooga

Texas[edit]

Cadillac Ranch, Amarillo, Texas
The Lillie and Hugh Roy Cullen Sculpture Garden in Houston, TX

Utah[edit]

Spiral Jetty, Robert Smithson, 1970, near Brigham City, Utah

Vermont[edit]

Virginia[edit]

Washington[edit]

Eagle, by Alexander Calder, 1971, Olympic Sculpture Park, Seattle

Wisconsin[edit]

Oceania[edit]

Australia[edit]

Torus - Hidden and revealed, Adrian Page, 2003, McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park, Langwarrin, Victoria
  • Lyons Sculpture Park,[33] 15-acre (61,000 m2) sculpture park in Lyons, western Victoria

New Zealand[edit]

South America[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Sculpture by Yayoi Kusama, Inhotim, Brumadinho, Brazil

Colombia[edit]

Head, Botero Plaza, Medellín, Colombia

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  17. ^ "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.
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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.
  • Stępnik, Małgorzata; "Modernist sculpture parks and their ideological contexts – on the basis of the oeuvres by Gustav Vigeland, Bernhard Hoetger and Einar Jónsson," The Polish Journal of Aesthetics, No 47 (4/2017), pp. 143–169. e-ISSN 2353-723X / p-ISSN 1643-1243