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40 Strangely Sculpted Statues

From Gigantic Peeing Puppy Statues to Middle Finger Statues

— July 12, 2013 — Art & Design
While ordinarily statues are built in order to pay tribute to a certain historical figure or celebrity icon, these strangely sculpted statues are showcasing how modern artists are creating these figurines with all sorts of weird and wacky references, turning an ordinary statue into a humorous and shocking display.

With the modern generation of youths being more concerned about technology and surfing the web, artists and architects have to find more creative ways to attract their attention. These strangely sculpted statues are some great examples of how designers are utilizing humorous aspects from pop culture as a way to connect with a much more youthful audience.

From living dead escapee statues to gigantic puppy statues that are seemingly peeing on a building, these creatively outside-the-box designs will surely make an impression with its original concepts.
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Headless Man Statues
Headless Man Statues
The Erwin Wurm 'Big Kastenmann' is an Aluminum Body
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Raindrop-Revelling Statues
Raindrop-Revelling Statues
Rain by Nazar Bilyk Captures a Man Surrendering to a Moment
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Proposed Pop Culture Statues
Proposed Pop Culture Statues
Wolf Gnards Imagines More Sculptures to Accompany Detroit's RoboCop
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Hilariously Hatted Historic Statues
Hilariously Hatted Historic Statues
London's Statues Get Made Over by the HATWALK
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Seaside Behemoth Bronze Statues
Seaside Behemoth Bronze Statues
The Damien Hirst 'Verity' Statue Stands For Truth and Justice
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Salty Butter Exhibits
Salty Butter Exhibits
Sculptor Jim Victor Thinks Outside the Box with Butter Sculptures
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Giant Literary Figure Statues
Giant Literary Figure Statues
The Mr Darcy Sculpture Immortalizes Colin Firth's Rendition
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Dynamic Cloth-Draped Statues
Dynamic Cloth-Draped Statues
The Vesalius Sculpture Features a Man Being Overwhelmed by a Canvas
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Ancient Cartoon Character Artifacts
Ancient Cartoon Character Artifacts
Nadin Ospina's Ancient Sculptures Depict Pop Culture Figures
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Silver Celebrity Statues
Silver Celebrity Statues
The Shiny and Nearly Nude H&M Beckham Monuments are Eye-Catching
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Gigantic Peeing Puppy Statues
Gigantic Peeing Puppy Statues
Bad Dog by Richard Jackson Emulates a Dog Relieving Itself on a Wall
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Stunning Crumbling Statues
Stunning Crumbling Statues
This Large Statue is Made to Look Like it Has Been Ravished by Time
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Urbanized Classical Statue Captures
Urbanized Classical Statue Captures
The 'Hipster In Stone' Series Redresses Classic Statues
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White Chocolate Statues
White Chocolate Statues
The 'World Heritage Monuments' Replica is Made Out of Chocolate
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Melting Award Statues
Melting Award Statues
The D Face Oscar Sculpture Makes Social Commentary on the Movie Business
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Skyscraper-Climbing Sculptures
Skyscraper-Climbing Sculptures
The Captivating Rosalie Flossis Designs are Shown Scaling Walls
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Storytelling Porcelain Sculptures
Storytelling Porcelain Sculptures
Beth Katleman Creates Decorative Miniature Theaters
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Distorted Traditional Statues
Distorted Traditional Statues
Affiliati Peducci/Savini Manipulate Marble and Classic Beauty
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Living Dead Escapee Statues
Living Dead Escapee Statues
'Outbreak of the Undead' is a Frightening Outdoor Halloween Decoration
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Chiseled Female Magician Statues
Chiseled Female Magician Statues
Ben Godi Crafts Perfect Sculptures of Classically Beautiful Women
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Middle Finger Statues
Middle Finger Statues
Maurizio Cattelan Makes Take a Jab at the Milan Stock Exchange
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Heat-Sensitive Statues
Heat-Sensitive Statues
The Going Gone Gorilla Installation Changes Colors to Educate
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Giant Equine Statues
Giant Equine Statues
The Nic Fiddian-Green Horse Head Sculptures are Beautiful
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Growing Green Statues
Growing Green Statues
The Terraform Sculptures by Robert Cannon Breaks in All the Right Places
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Classical Comic Sculptures
Classical Comic Sculptures
Mauro Perrucchetti's Modern Heroes Features Batman and Superman
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Marble-Immortalized Top Models
Marble-Immortalized Top Models
Sebastian Sauvé Becomes a Modern-Day Michelangelo’s 'Dav
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Naked Pedestrian Statues
Naked Pedestrian Statues
Antony Gormley Places Sculptures of His Nude Body Around NYC
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Gaming Character Statues
Gaming Character Statues
The 'Life Size Papercraft Samus Aran' is a Lifeless God
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Grotesque Organic Sculptures
Grotesque Organic Sculptures
Onania by Jan Manski Utilizes Gruesome Materials
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Personified Sticky Statues
Personified Sticky Statues
The 2011 Scotch Tape Off the Roll Contest Calls for Adhesive Art
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Weeping Stone Statues
Weeping Stone Statues
‘Ghost Girl' by Kevin Francis Gray is a Haunting Marble Sculptur
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Flesh-Hungry Plant Statues
Flesh-Hungry Plant Statues
Ishibashi Yui Sculptures Portray Human-Consuming Nature
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Living Art Installations
Living Art Installations
Ten31 Productions Provides Uses Humans as Canvases
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Junk Yard Critter Sculptures
Junk Yard Critter Sculptures
Prageeth Manohansa Exhibits an Astounding Collection of Creatures
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Segway-Riding Sculptures
Segway-Riding Sculptures
Alexey Morosov Crafts Statues of Women Using the Odd Personal Transport
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Eerily Meticulous Statues
Eerily Meticulous Statues
These Human Sculptures by Tip Toland Convey Lessons of Beauty
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Macabre Mannequin Installations
Macabre Mannequin Installations
The Chen Wenling 'Red Memory' Installation of Emotional Statues
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Mythical Steampunk Statues
Mythical Steampunk Statues
Kreatworks's Dragon Sculpture Likely Won't Fit in Your Home
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Creepy Wax Sculptures
Creepy Wax Sculptures
The Melted Works of Jane Moseley are Incredibly Lifelike
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Hyperreal Human Replicas
Hyperreal Human Replicas
Bruno Walpoth Chisels Life-Like Statues Using Lime & Walnut Wood
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