From the Paint Dipped to the Anamatronic Chimp

By: Christina Butty - Published: Jun 17, 2009   Updated: Jun 2 2011
Bust art pieces have been around for centuries. In the past they were made as a tribute to important people, or commissioned by people who felt themselves to be important.

While classical busts can be found in museums and galleries, many artists are updating the classic art for with a fun twist. The following cluster looks at some of the fun busts now available.

Implications - From luxury home narcissism to busts for your butt, the traditional sculpture has gotten a modern overhaul. People have become more liberal with art forms and by modernizing the bust, art culture has shown that interpretations can easily take the conventional and meld it into the unconventional. Stats for 11 Modern Busts Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 3,794 clicks in 362 w
Interest: 7.2 minutes
Concept: 11 Modern Busts
Related: 73 examples / 56 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
Comparison Set: 27 similar articles, including: risque political sculptures, animatronic apes, and busts for your butt.