12 Unique Statues From Around The World

Public art makes road trips better. Check out some of our own awesome finds during the MINI NOT NORMAL Road Trip.

1. Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen’s “Free Stamp” in Willard Park, Cleveland is 26 feet tall.

mike / Via Flickr: mlcastle
ID: 1486301

2. KAWS’ giant “Companion” sits outside of the The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum.

Mike Simonds / Via Flickr: michael_simonds
ID: 1497722

3. This giant Plateosaurus can be found outside of the State Museum of Natural History Stuttgart.

epSos .de / Via Flickr: epsos
ID: 1497713

4. J. Seward Johnson Jr.’s “God Bless America” that once watched over Chicago’s Michigan Ave. now resides in Mesa, AZ.

Charles Willgren / Via Flickr: charkes
ID: 1502865

5. Rich Beyer’s “Man Slopping Pigs” in Falls Church, VA is located next to the artist’s brother’s car dealership.

Kevin Bowman / Via Flickr: mokaiwen
ID: 1497698

6. Mario Hubert Armengol’s “Family of Man” dance outside of the Public Education Center, Calgary.

S A Hooper / Via Flickr: shoops
ID: 1497761

7. Lolay’s “Dollar 009” sits outside of the Bangkok Art & Culture Center.

Joan Campderrós-i-Canas / Via Flickr: joanet
ID: 1497750

8. This life-size replica of Gundam stood 59 feet tall and was on display in Tokyo for two months.

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ID: 1498451

9. Miquel Barceló’s “Gran Elefandret” once balanced in NYC’s union square.

Eden, Janine and Jim / Via Flickr: edenpictures
ID: 1498632

10. César Baldaccini’s iconic 40-foot thumb “Le Pouce” stands in Paris’s La Défense.

Chris Waits / Via Flickr: chriswaits
ID: 1498901

11. Jan Fabre’s giant bronze “Searching for Utopia” looked out over the coast of Nieuwpoort, Belgium.

Kelly McCarthy / Via Flickr: kellymccarthy
ID: 1498903

12. Jeff Koon’s 10-feet tall “Balloon Dog” once stood on top of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

ID: 1498910

Inspired by MINI’s NOT NORMAL Lamppost at the Outside The Box Festival in Boston Common.

Joseph Lin / Via BuzzFeed
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ID: 1499986

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