List of sculpture parks

This is a list of sculpture parks, by country.

AfricaEdit

MoroccoEdit

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

South AfricaEdit

ZimbabweEdit

AsiaEdit

ChinaEdit

More sculpture parks in China—listed on Birkbeck, University of London page[13] You can add them in this section.

IndiaEdit

 
Nek Chand's Rock Garden, Chandigarh, India

Malampuzha Dam garden, Kerala

Ramoji Film City, near Hyderabad, India The Sculpture Park at Madhavendra Palace, Nahargarh Fort, Jaipur

JapanEdit

LaosEdit

PhilippinesEdit

SingaporeEdit

Sengkang Sculpture Park

South KoreaEdit

TaiwanEdit

ThailandEdit

EuropeEdit

AustriaEdit

 
The urban Sculpture garden Artpark in Linz, Austria, 2008

Österreichischer Skulpturenpark[15] (Austrian Sculpture Park), sculpture park with outdoor sculptures of contemporary Austrian and international artists in Unterpremstätten, 7 km south of the Styrian capital Graz

BelgiumEdit

DenmarkEdit

FranceEdit

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

GermanyEdit

 
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

HungaryEdit

 
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"

IrelandEdit

ItalyEdit

  • Chianti Sculpture Park, Tuscany, about 7 miles (11 km) north of Siena. Over a wooded area of 32 acres (13 ha), the Parco sculture del Chianti is a collection of site-specific sculptures and installations created by artists from over 25 countries.[18][19]
  • Parco della scultura di Castelbuono di Bevagna[20]
  • Collezione Gori - Fattoria di Celle, Santomato di Pistoia[21]
  • Parco Scultura La Palomba, Matera[22]

LithuaniaEdit

NetherlandsEdit

 
Entrance to the Kröller-Müller Museum

NorwayEdit

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

RussiaEdit

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

SloveniaEdit

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

SpainEdit

 
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.

SwedenEdit

SwitzerlandEdit

United KingdomEdit

North AmericaEdit

CanadaEdit

MexicoEdit

United StatesEdit

AlabamaEdit

ArizonaEdit

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

ArkansasEdit

CaliforniaEdit

ColoradoEdit

  • 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

ConnecticutEdit

DelawareEdit

District of ColumbiaEdit

FloridaEdit

GeorgiaEdit

HawaiiEdit

IllinoisEdit

IndianaEdit

IowaEdit

KansasEdit

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

KentuckyEdit

LouisianaEdit

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

MarylandEdit

  • 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

MassachusettsEdit

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

MichiganEdit

MinnesotaEdit

MissouriEdit

MontanaEdit

NebraskaEdit

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

NevadaEdit

New HampshireEdit

New JerseyEdit

 
Giant figures, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton Township, New Jersey

New MexicoEdit

New YorkEdit

North CarolinaEdit

OhioEdit

OklahomaEdit

OregonEdit

  • Evan H. Roberts Sculpture Mall, Portland

PennsylvaniaEdit

Puerto RicoEdit

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

South CarolinaEdit

South DakotaEdit

TennesseeEdit

  • 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

TexasEdit

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

UtahEdit

VermontEdit

VirginiaEdit

WashingtonEdit

WisconsinEdit

OceaniaEdit

AustraliaEdit

 
Torus - Hidden and revealed, Adrian Page, 2003, McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park, Langwarrin, Victoria

New ZealandEdit

South AmericaEdit

BrazilEdit

 
Sculpture by Yayoi Kusama, Inhotim, Brumadinho, Brazil

ColombiaEdit

 
Head, Botero Plaza, Medellín, Colombia

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • 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