Public Art Around the World Quiz

Outdoor sculptures public artWelcome to your Public Art Around the World Quiz.

There are 23 questions in this quiz.

Cloverdale is fortunate to have public art in the downtown community. Test your knowledge of public art around the world.

1. What is the title of this famous bronze statue?

Statue Sitting with Chin on Hand

2. What is the real name of the city of Chicago’s “The Bean”?

The Bean sculpture in Chicago

3. What do the iron bars of the “Nelson Mandela” sculpture located in South Africa represent?

Nelson Mandela Sculpture with bars

4. What sculpture by Kristen Visbal was installed in 2017 across from the Wall Street Bull?

The Wall Street Bull Sculpture

5. What sculpture has versions of it in more than 50 cities around the world?

Globe with a hand pointing

6. The “First Generation” sculpture shows five boys jumping into what river?

Bronze boys jumipng into water

7. "The Mustangs of Las Colinas” by Robert Glen, pays homage to which state’s heritage?

The Mustangs of Las Colina Sculpture of horses

8. “Shoes on the Danube Bank” represents shoes belonging to whom?

Shoes on the Danube

9. “The Death of Cleopatra”, located at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, was created by what artist?

Statue of Cleopatra on throne

10. David Cerny’s “METALmorphosis” sculpture in Charlotte, NC, also functions as what?


11. Barcelona’s “Carmela” sculpture by Jaume Plensa, is what type of illusion?

Carmela sculpture of a young girls head

12. Who was the model for the Statue of Liberty?

Statue of Liberty New York

13. Louise Bourgeois’s “Maman” in Bilbao Spain represents what?


14. Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen’s "Spoonbridge and Cherry" sculpture is located in what U.S. city?

Spoon and Cherry spoonbridge into the lake

15. This sculpture in Barcelona Spain memorializes Ayrton Senna. What was he famous for?

Bronze of Ayrton Senna

16. “Clothespin” was created by Swedish-born sculptor Claes Oldenburg in honor of the United States Bi-centennial. Where is it located?

A large standing clothespin

17. The “Knotted Gun” also known as “Non-Violence” created by Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd, is located where?

The Knotted Gun

18. How many years did it take sculptor, Gutzon Borglum, to carve George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln & Theodore Roosevelt’s heads into the mountainside of Mt. Rushmore?

The presidents carved 0n Mt. Rushmore

19. The famous annual sculpture event, “Sculptures by the Sea” is held where?

Sculptures on the beach

20. What is considered the most famous public sculpture of all time?

Outdoor sculpture garden museum

21. What sculptor created this work of art located in front of the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain?


22. Where is this giant pumpkin located?

Pumpkin on the beach

23. Where was Christo and Jeane-Claude installation art piece, “Running Fence” located?

Running Fence

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