Outdoor sculptures are a common addition in urban space. These sculptures are accessible to everyone as opposed to works displayed within the walls of museums or galleries. Outdoor sculptures sometimes become one of the citys symbols, such as the "Make Way for Ducklings" statue located in the Boston Public Park
In the city of Tel Aviv there are a large number of outdoor sculptures, which are located in squares, public places and sometimes also concentrated in sculpture gardens. A number of artists have contributed many sculptures, among them Yigal Tumarkin
, Menashe Kadishman
, Emanuel Hatzofe
There are many other outdoor sculptures in Tel Aviv, and some of them even appear on the website. In this category are only sculptures that were placed by the Tel Aviv Municipality.
About the signs
Many of the signs are round signs made of metal with the emblem of the city of Tel Aviv, the name of the artist, the name of the work, the year in which the statue was placed or created and the materials from which it is made
These signs are usually on the ground, or at the base of the statue.
Other signs are rectangular and are usually located on the base of the statue