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#Sculpture

# sculpture - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Clare County Council pauses plans for Ennistymon Púca statue following backlash
# Ennistymon
# Ennistymon

Clare County Council pauses plans for Ennistymon Púca statue following backlash

May 11th 2021, 1:27 PM 42,500 Views 55 Comments

Fr Willie Cummins denounced the planned sculpture as “sinister” from the altar at Sunday mass.

# sculpture - Sunday 4 August, 2019

This 'massively ambitious' 200ft sculpture could welcome visitors to Waterford
# Guardian Of The Déise
# Guardian Of The Déise

This 'massively ambitious' 200ft sculpture could welcome visitors to Waterford

Aug 4th 2019, 10:00 PM 88,901 Views 112 Comments

This bronze-coloured steel beast could be watching over Waterford by 2021, if the €22 million in funding is approved.

# sculpture - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

4 events for... anyone who loves art and design
# Art And Design
# Art And Design

4 events for... anyone who loves art and design

Aug 8th 2018, 4:43 PM 577 Views 0 Comments

From Iranian installations to environmentally friendly fine art.

# sculpture - Thursday 30 March, 2017

'Even Jesus did not please everyone': Ronaldo artist defends sculpture of Madrid star
# Busted Flush
From The42
# Busted Flush

'Even Jesus did not please everyone': Ronaldo artist defends sculpture of Madrid star

Mar 30th 2017, 5:35 PM 26,195 Views 34 Comments

Emanuel Santos insists the Ballon d’Or winner is happy with his effort.

# sculpture - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

The bust unveiled at the newly-named Cristiano Ronaldo airport is pretty terrible
# Dubious
From The42
# Dubious

The bust unveiled at the newly-named Cristiano Ronaldo airport is pretty terrible

Mar 29th 2017, 2:33 PM 39,563 Views 36 Comments

5,000 people showed up for the event in Madeira today.

# sculpture - Sunday 29 January, 2017

William and Harry commission London statue of Princess Diana
# Monument
# Monument

William and Harry commission London statue of Princess Diana

Jan 29th 2017, 5:39 PM 21,521 Views 66 Comments

The sculpture will stand in the public grounds of her former residence, Kensington Palace.

# sculpture - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

This giant rear end hoovered up all the attention - but it's been beaten to the Turner Prize
# Art
# Art

This giant rear end hoovered up all the attention - but it's been beaten to the Turner Prize

Dec 6th 2016, 7:02 AM 22,085 Views 27 Comments

The prize is awarded to a British artist under 50 for an outstanding exhibition, and has become synonymous with controversy in its 32-year history.

# sculpture - Friday 21 October, 2016

Parishioners in Canada are upset at this restored statue of the baby Jesus
# Christ Almighty
# Christ Almighty

Parishioners in Canada are upset at this restored statue of the baby Jesus

Oct 21st 2016, 10:44 AM 31,944 Views 64 Comments

“I wasn’t trained for this in the seminary,” the local priest said.

# sculpture - Friday 13 May, 2016

An artist has made Enda Kenny's head from rolls of toilet paper
# Done Deal
# Done Deal

An artist has made Enda Kenny's head from rolls of toilet paper

May 13th 2016, 3:34 PM 13,502 Views 60 Comments

The creator is hoping to trade the piece rather than sell it so get your offers ready…

# sculpture - Monday 7 September, 2015

The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again

Sep 7th 2015, 4:00 PM 21,069 Views 26 Comments

The graffiti has been condemned as “hateful”.

# sculpture - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Well, this is the most unusual fish in Ireland...
# Park Life
# Park Life

Well, this is the most unusual fish in Ireland...

Jul 4th 2015, 8:30 AM 21,084 Views 25 Comments

What do you think of it?

# sculpture - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Someone has vandalised the 'Queen's Vagina'
# Only In France
# Only In France

Someone has vandalised the 'Queen's Vagina'

Jun 17th 2015, 11:05 PM 40,032 Views 27 Comments

Ah lads…

# sculpture - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Here's the sculpture that Ulster had commissioned for their new home
# Refurb
From The42
# Refurb

Here's the sculpture that Ulster had commissioned for their new home

Apr 23rd 2015, 5:43 PM 5,794 Views 7 Comments

Really ties the stadium together.

# sculpture - Thursday 6 February, 2014

This creepy statue of a man in his Y-fronts is freaking out college students
# Tighty Whities
From The Daily Edge
# Tighty Whities

This creepy statue of a man in his Y-fronts is freaking out college students

Feb 6th 2014, 8:55 AM 3,381 Views 2 Comments

Can’t imagine why.

# sculpture - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

You'll probably want these carved crayons but you won't know why
# Waxing Lyrical
From The Daily Edge
# Waxing Lyrical

You'll probably want these carved crayons but you won't know why

Oct 16th 2013, 10:30 PM 1,938 Views 2 Comments

You don’t think you’ll want a crayon C-3PO and yet…

# sculpture - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Qatar buys controversial Zidane head-butt statue
# Art
From The42
# Art

Qatar buys controversial Zidane head-butt statue

Oct 6th 2013, 10:52 AM 3,038 Views 2 Comments

Because why not?

# sculpture - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

New sculpture to be unveiled in Dingle
# Art
# Art

New sculpture to be unveiled in Dingle

Mar 27th 2013, 7:15 AM 8,953 Views 26 Comments

The public art commission was created by local artist Joe Neeson.

# sculpture - Friday 28 September, 2012

French artist unveils giant bronze sculpture of Zidane's famous head-butt
# Chest Friends
From The42
# Chest Friends

French artist unveils giant bronze sculpture of Zidane's famous head-butt

Sep 28th 2012, 4:59 PM 1,072 Views 0 Comments

Marco Materazzi’s Oscar-winning reaction has also been immortalised in five-metres of metallic glory.

# sculpture - Monday 6 August, 2012

In pictures: Art in the Olympic Park
# London 2012
# London 2012

In pictures: Art in the Olympic Park

Aug 6th 2012, 9:30 AM 4,767 Views 1 Comment

There’s not just sport to look at in the park, there’s art too.

# sculpture - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Controversial Carla Bruni statue erected in Paris
# France
# France

Controversial Carla Bruni statue erected in Paris

Aug 2nd 2012, 1:51 PM 8,350 Views 8 Comments

But figure modelled on France’s former first lady hasn’t been put in public – as was the original plan.

# sculpture - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

In photos: Damien Hirst's exhibition at the Tate Modern
# Hirst
From The Daily Edge
# Hirst

In photos: Damien Hirst's exhibition at the Tate Modern

Apr 3rd 2012, 1:15 PM 1,321 Views 1 Comment

Skull fans rejoice. There are skulls.

# sculpture - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Ghost estates brought to book in post-Tiger exhibition
# Prettyvacant
# Prettyvacant

Ghost estates brought to book in post-Tiger exhibition

Mar 15th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,522 Views 5 Comments

Art initiative PrettyvacanT Dublin is repurposing empty spaces for cultural purposes – its latest show responds to “post-Crash Ireland”.

# sculpture - Friday 15 April, 2011

The week in photos
Live Apr 15th 2011, 6:17 PM

The week in photos

# sculpture - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Navan statue: a load of bull or taking the town by the horns?
Live Apr 12th 2011, 11:21 AM

Navan statue: a load of bull or taking the town by the horns?

# sculpture - Friday 18 February, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Feb 18th 2011, 9:00 PM 2,551 Views 0 Comments

Our pick of the wonderful and sometimes poignant pictures that shaped the week.

# sculpture - Saturday 25 September, 2010

Italian artist unveils 20 foot middle finger to stock exchange
# Middle Finger
From The Daily Edge
# Middle Finger

Italian artist unveils 20 foot middle finger to stock exchange

Sep 25th 2010, 1:43 PM 507 Views 0 Comments

Maurizio Cattelan says his sculpture- titled L.O.V.E. – represents capitalism.