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Buying artworks on the theme of "Animal"

Animals are a favorite subject for sculptor artists. Pets, farm animals, wild animals, or exotic animals ... Sculptors in search of inspiration have plenty of choices for their statues! All animals have unique physical characteristics and shapes that make them exciting sculpture subjects for the artist! Cats, dogs, horses, fish, birds ... Shaping the coat, sketching the fur, giving life to the feathers, sculpting the scales ... This is an exercise that requires both technique and sensitivity in order to pay tribute to our 4-legged friends! Pierre-Jules, Mène Christophe Fratin, Rembrandt Bugatti or Henri-Alfred Jacquemart are all animal sculptors who have represented in their works all kinds of animal models: lions, rhinos, giraffe, panthers ...

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Discover contemporary Animal Sculptures on Artmajeur

Contemporary Animal Sculptures are a unique form of original artwork that captures the essence of the animal kingdom. These sculptures are made from a variety of materials, including metal, wood, stone, and clay. They are often supported by intricate bases that add to the overall aesthetic appeal of the piece. This type of artwork is unique because it combines the artist’s skill with the natural beauty of animals. The attention to detail and the artist’s ability to capture the animal’s essence is what makes these sculptures so special. Whether it’s a bronze horse galloping through a field or a wooden eagle perched on a branch, contemporary animal sculptures are a true testament to the artist’s creativity and skill.

Sculpture,  21x40x15 cm
CRÁNEO Sculpture, 21x40x15 cm
©2023 Cynthia Saenz Sancho

Origins and History

The origin of contemporary Animal Sculptures can be traced back to ancient civilizations such as the Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans, who created animal sculptures as a form of art and decoration. However, it was not until the 20th century that Animal Sculptures became a distinct genre of art, with artists such as Pablo Picasso, Henry Moore, and Alexander Calder creating sculptures that depicted animals in new and innovative ways. The period of the 1960s and 1970s saw an explosion in the popularity of Animal Sculptures, with artists experimenting with different materials, techniques, and styles.

Sculpture,  28x10x10 cm
en la vidatodo se torea Sculpture, 28x10x10 cm
©2013 Fernand Greco

Evolutions of theses works in the contemporary art market

Contemporary animal sculptures have undergone a significant evolution in recent years, as artists experiment with new techniques and materials. These sculptures capture the essence of various animals in a way that is both realistic and imaginative, often incorporating elements of surrealism or abstraction. The importance of these sculptures in the contemporary art market cannot be overstated, as they offer a fresh perspective on the relationship between humans and animals. Many collectors are drawn to animal sculptures because of their ability to evoke emotions and tell stories.

Sculpture,  30x44x25 cm
Soul - when spring is coming... (The Souls) Sculpture, 30x44x25 cm
©2023 Albert Dura

Related Famous Artists

Contemporary animal sculptures have gained popularity in recent years, especially as a means of highlighting the impact of human activity on the environment. Several artists have made a name for themselves by creating stunning animal sculptures that are both visually striking and emotionally resonant.

One such artist is Beth Cavener, who is known for her realistic, emotionally charged sculptures of animals. Her works often depict animals in moments of vulnerability, capturing the fragility of the natural world.

Another artist who has gained recognition for his animal sculptures is Nick Mackman. Mackman’s pieces are highly detailed and often depict animals in motion or at rest, capturing the essence of their natural behavior and movements.

Kate MacDowell is another artist who has created a name for herself through her animal sculptures. MacDowell’s works are often surreal and fantastical, depicting animals in dreamlike, otherworldly settings.

Sue Lawty is known for her intricate, textile-based sculptures of animals, which often explore the relationships between humans and the natural world. Her works are both visually stunning and thought-provoking, highlighting the complex connections between humans, animals, and the environment.

Finally, Beth Katleman creates intricate, three-dimensional installations that explore the ways in which humans have transformed the natural world. Her works often feature animals as a central motif, highlighting the impact of human activity on the animal kingdom.

Overall, these artists are just a small sample of the many talented individuals who are creating contemporary animal sculptures that are both visually stunning and emotionally powerful. Through their works, they are helping to raise awareness about the need to protect the natural world and the creatures that inhabit it.

Sculpture,  38x37x23 cm
PINGO The French Bulldog Sculpture, 38x37x23 cm
©2023 Giulio Grey

Notable contemporary Animal Sculptures

Contemporary animal sculptures have become increasingly popular in recent years, with artists utilizing a wide range of materials and techniques to create striking and thought-provoking works of art. Some well-known examples include:

  • "Guardian Lions" by Dale Rogers (2015): These large-scale bronze sculptures depict two powerful lions standing guard over a public space. The level of detail in the animals’ fur and musculature is impressive, and the sense of strength and protection they convey is palpable.

  • "Gorilla" by Lorenzo Quinn (2018): This bronze sculpture of a gorilla, standing upright with its arms raised, is a tribute to the endangered species and a call to action to protect them. The sheer size and weight of the gorilla make it an imposing presence, while its expressive face conveys a sense of sadness and vulnerability.

  • "Polar Bear" by Nick Mackman (2019): This life-size ceramic sculpture of a polar bear captures the animal’s grace and power, while also highlighting the threat posed to their existence by climate change. The texture of the bear’s fur and the intricate details of its face and paws make it a truly mesmerizing piece.

  • "Hippo Ballerina" by Bjorn Skaarup (2017): This whimsical sculpture features a hippopotamus dressed in a tutu and ballet slippers, striking a graceful pose. The playful juxtaposition of such a large, ungainly animal with the elegance and discipline of ballet is both charming and thought-provoking.

  • "Elephant" by Kendra Haste (2013): Using a unique process of sculpting with galvanized wire, Haste creates incredibly detailed and lifelike animal sculptures. This particular sculpture of an elephant captures the animal’s intricate musculature and wrinkles, while also conveying a sense of intelligence and wisdom.

These contemporary animal sculptures demonstrate the incredible skill and creativity of today’s artists, and the power of art to inspire and provoke thought. Whether celebrating the beauty and majesty of these creatures or highlighting the threats they face, these works serve as a reminder of the importance of protecting and preserving our natural world.

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Sculpture titled "CRÁNEO" by Cynthia Saenz Sancho, Original Artwork, Wire
CRÁNEO - Sculpture, 21x40x15 cm ©2023 by Cynthia Saenz Sancho - Figurative, figurative-594, Horse, caballo, cráneo, alambre, escultura, negro

Cynthia Saenz Sancho


Sculpture - Wire | 21x40x15 cm

Sculpture titled "PINGO The French Bu…" by Giulio Grey, Original Artwork, Acrylic
PINGO The French Bulldog - Sculpture, 38x37x23 cm ©2023 by Giulio Grey - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Dog, bulldog, french bulldog

Giulio Grey

"PINGO The French Bulldog"

Sculpture - Acrylic | 38x37x23 cm

Sculpture titled "Mon petit Bambi" by Fabienne Quenard, Original Artwork, Stainless Steel
Mon petit Bambi - Sculpture, 47x44x25 cm ©2022 by Fabienne Quenard - Figurative, figurative-594, Animal, faon, bambi, waltdisney, dessinanimé

Fabienne Quenard

"Mon petit Bambi"

Sculpture - Stainless Steel | 47x44x25 cm

On Request
Sculpture titled "공존" by Dongbeom I, Original Artwork, Aluminium
공존 - Sculpture, 93x82x80 cm ©2021 by Dongbeom I - Minimalism, minimalism-606, Animal

Dongbeom I


Sculpture - Aluminium | 93x82x80 cm

Sculpture titled "Grand taureau chama…" by Vanessa Renoux, Original Artwork, Metals
Grand taureau chamaré, 3 ouvertures - Sculpture, 62x55x15 cm ©2023 by Vanessa Renoux - Outsider Art, outsider-art-1044, Animal, taureau, toro, vache, cornes, cuivre, bronze, artpaper, papier recyclé, papier journal, cercle, vanessa renoux, métal, annecy, haute savoie

Vanessa Renoux

"Grand taureau chamaré, 3 ouvertures"

Sculpture - Metals | 62x55x15 cm

Sculpture titled "Fisch 2" by Richard Blaas, Original Artwork, Metals
Fisch 2 - Sculpture, 47x34x14 cm ©2023 by Richard Blaas - Figurative, figurative-594, Fish, Stahlskulptur, Fischskulptur, Eisenskulptur, Metallskulptur

Richard Blaas

"Fisch 2"

Sculpture - Metals | 47x34x14 cm

Sculpture titled ""Guardian of the Ab…" by Yuriy Kraft, Original Artwork, Polymer clay
"Guardian of the Abyss" - Sculpture, 32x12x12 cm ©2023 by Yuriy Kraft - Figurative, figurative-594, Animal, seepferdchen, natur, sea, see, unterwasser

Yuriy Kraft

""Guardian of the Abyss""

Sculpture - Polymer clay | 32x12x12 cm

Sculpture titled "SANGLIERS en métal…" by Hassan Laamirat, Original Artwork, Metals
SANGLIERS en métal recyclé - Sculpture, 82x33x116 cm ©2022 by Hassan Laamirat - Abstract, abstract-570, Animal, Sculpture en métal, métal recyclé, sanglier, sculpture jardin, art écologique

Hassan Laamirat

"SANGLIERS en métal recyclé"

Sculpture - Metals | 82x33x116 cm

On Request
Sculpture titled "Urban Panthere scul…" by Priscilla Vettese, Original Artwork, Spray paint
Urban Panthere sculpture graffiti street art pop art - Sculpture, 23x10x6 cm ©2023 by Priscilla Vettese - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Animal, panthere, leopard, sculpture, resine, pvettese, graffiti, street art, pop art

Priscilla Vettese

"Urban Panthere sculpture graffiti street art pop art"

Sculpture - Spray paint | 23x10x6 cm

Sculpture titled ""La vache"" by Julian El Kaoussi, Original Artwork, Casting
"La vache" - Sculpture, 50x35x45 cm ©2023 by Julian El Kaoussi - Figurative, figurative-594, Animal, vache, tete de boeuf, statue de vache, race limousine statue, buste de vache, race de boeuf, belle vache, vache limousine, veau limousin, decoration de boucherie, deco boucherie, statue de boeuf, tete de veau, decoration animal, sculpture animal, sculpteur animalier, statue de bovins, cornes de vache dorées

Julian El Kaoussi

""La vache""

Sculpture - Casting | 50x35x45 cm

Sculpture titled "BURRO (DE LIBRE INT…" by Pancho Porto Escultura, Original Artwork, Bronze
BURRO (DE LIBRE INTERPRETACIÓN) - Sculpture, 15x50x8 cm ©2023 by Pancho Porto Escultura - Figurative, figurative-594, Animal

Pancho Porto Escultura


Sculpture - Bronze | 15x50x8 cm

Sculpture titled ""Worm" Red.Part.of…" by Natasha Korets, Original Artwork, Plastic Mounted on Wood Stretcher frame
"Worm" Red.Part.of Female image exhibition Art Fest, CH - Sculpture, 20x30x2 cm ©2019 by Natasha Korets - Outsider Art, outsider-art-1044, Animal, worm, animal, foam, resin, red, craft, underground, interior, decor, design

Natasha Korets

""Worm" Red.Part.of Female image exhibition Art Fest, CH"

Sculpture - Plastic | 20x30x2 cm

Prints available
Sculpture titled "en la vidatodo se t…" by Fernand Greco, Original Artwork, Bronze
en la vidatodo se torea - Sculpture, 28x10x10 cm ©2013 by Fernand Greco - Figurative, figurative-594, Animal, taureau, corrida, bronze, sculpture, minimaliste

Fernand Greco

"en la vidatodo se torea"

Sculpture - Bronze | 28x10x10 cm

Sculpture titled "Owl - symbol of wis…" by Kristof Toth, Original Artwork, Bronze
Owl - symbol of wisdom and wealth - Sculpture, 22x20x10 cm ©2023 by Kristof Toth - Cubism, cubism-582, Bird, owl, bird, moon, story, symbol, symbolic, symbolism, wisdom, wealth, animal, bird sculpture, owl sculpture, kristof toth, vamosiart

Kristof Toth

"Owl - symbol of wisdom and wealth"

Sculpture - Bronze | 22x20x10 cm

Sculpture titled "Caméléopard" by Eric Montaux, Original Artwork, Cardboard
Caméléopard - Sculpture, 208x60x65 cm ©2022 by Eric Montaux - Figurative, figurative-594, Animal, Girafe

Eric Montaux


Sculpture - Cardboard | 208x60x65 cm

On Request
Sculpture titled "ÖKUL XI" by Aare Freimann, Original Artwork, Ceramics
ÖKUL XI - Sculpture, 20x43x30 cm ©2023 by Aare Freimann - Naive Art, naive-art-948, Animal, Aare Freimann, artbrut, sculpture, contempotaty art, ceramic, clay, estonia

Aare Freimann


Sculpture - Ceramics | 20x43x30 cm

Sculpture titled "Emile" by Carole Carpier, Original Artwork, Acrylic
Emile - Sculpture, 14x27.5x7 cm ©2024 by Carole Carpier - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Dog, sculpture, statue, figurine, animal, chien, teckel, pop art, moderne, contemporain, motif, rayure, géométrique, noir, blanc, rouge

Carole Carpier


Sculpture - Acrylic | 14x27.5x7 cm

Sculpture titled "Cabeza de caballo A…" by Carlos Arrabal, Original Artwork, Terra cotta
Cabeza de caballo Arte arcaico - Sculpture, 23x30x10 cm ©2006 by Carlos Arrabal - Classicism, classicism-933, Horse, caballo, horse, busto, cabeza, head, mitologia, art, arte, arcaico, arcane, terracota, terracotta

Carlos Arrabal

"Cabeza de caballo Arte arcaico"

Sculpture - Terra cotta | 23x30x10 cm

Sculpture titled "Virgule Eternelle" by Jean-Yves Petit (JYP), Original Artwork, Bronze
Virgule Eternelle - Sculpture, 32x8x17 cm ©2023 by Jean-Yves Petit (JYP) - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Fish, sculpture, bronze, patine bleu, poisson

Jean-Yves Petit (JYP)

"Virgule Eternelle"

Sculpture - Bronze | 32x8x17 cm

Sculpture titled "Atlas" by Jesús Barbosa, Original Artwork, Wood
Atlas - Sculpture, 102x98x100 cm ©2020 by Jesús Barbosa - Fauvism, fauvism-942, Animal, escarabajo, atlas, madera, novato, escultura

Jesús Barbosa


Sculpture - Wood | 102x98x100 cm

Sculpture titled "Flocked Leopard Sta…" by Ahu Didem Kaya, Original Artwork, Resin
Flocked Leopard Statue - Sculpture, 66x32x55.9 cm ©2023 by Ahu Didem Kaya - Figurative, figurative-594, Animal, Leopard Statue, Flocked Statue, Cheetah Sculpture, Flocked animal statue, wild animal bust, entrance sculpture, floor statue

Ahu Didem Kaya

"Flocked Leopard Statue"

Sculpture - Resin | 66x32x55.9 cm

Sculpture titled "Tableau Jungle "Les…" by Jordan Jeffray, Original Artwork, Acrylic Mounted on Wood Panel
Tableau Jungle "Les 3 singes de la sagesse" - Sculpture, 70x100x26 cm ©2023 by Jordan Jeffray - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Animal, TABLEAU, POP ART, JUNGLE, OEUVRE, SINGE, 3 SINGES DE LA SAGESSE, STREET ART, DECORATION, SCULPTURE, 3D

Jordan Jeffray

"Tableau Jungle "Les 3 singes de la sagesse""

Sculpture - Acrylic | 70x100x26 cm

Sculpture titled "Eternal Wings" by Hitesh Gilder, Original Artwork, Stainless Steel
Eternal Wings - Sculpture, 92.7x69.9x83.3 cm ©2019 by Hitesh Gilder - Figurative, figurative-594, Animal

Hitesh Gilder

"Eternal Wings"

Sculpture - Stainless Steel | 92.7x69.9x83.3 cm

Sculpture titled "Drinking horse" by Lucas Cann, Original Artwork, Resin
Drinking horse - Sculpture, 125x65x1 cm ©2022 by Lucas Cann - Abstract, abstract-570, Horse, horse, paard, dier, kunst, art, outdoorart

Lucas Cann

"Drinking horse"

Sculpture - Resin | 125x65x1 cm

Sculpture titled "Soul - when spring…" by Albert Dura, Original Artwork, Metals
Soul - when spring is coming... (The Souls) - Sculpture, 30x44x25 cm ©2023 by Albert Dura - Symbolism, symbolism-1020, Bird, soul, bird, wings, Albert Dura, lines, water bird, crane, heron, unique sculpture, steel sculpture, life

Albert Dura

"Soul - when spring is coming... (The Souls)"

Sculpture - Metals | 30x44x25 cm

Sculpture titled "Cape Buffalo Bronze…" by Brandon Borgelt, Original Artwork, Bronze
Cape Buffalo Bronze Ltd Ed of 15 only - Sculpture, 70x190x70 cm ©2023 by Brandon Borgelt - Hyperrealism, hyperrealism-612, Animal

Brandon Borgelt

"Cape Buffalo Bronze Ltd Ed of 15 only"

Sculpture - Bronze | 70x190x70 cm

Sculpture titled "Toro de tera" by Armando D'Andrea, Original Artwork, Clay
Toro de tera - Sculpture, 24x24x23 cm ©2023 by Armando D'Andrea - Expressionism, expressionism-591, Animal, toro, arte, terra cruda, forza, animale, simbologia, mito, materiali

Armando D'Andrea

"Toro de tera"

Sculpture - Clay | 24x24x23 cm

Sculpture titled "L'envol Lenvol" by Mher Voskanyan, Original Artwork, Bronze
L'envol Lenvol - Sculpture, 100x100x50 cm ©2022 by Mher Voskanyan - Figurative, figurative-594, Animal

Mher Voskanyan

"L'envol Lenvol"

Sculpture - Bronze | 100x100x50 cm

Sculpture titled "Kong Spirit (Silver…" by Richard Orlinski, Original Artwork, Resin
Kong Spirit (Silver Edition) - Sculpture, 13x10x5 cm ©2020 by Richard Orlinski - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Animal, kong, monkey, silver, wild, orlinski

Richard Orlinski

"Kong Spirit (Silver Edition)"

Sculpture - Resin | 13x10x5 cm

Sculpture titled "Seijaku gris" by Paola Moscatelli, Original Artwork, Cement
Seijaku gris - Sculpture, 36x37x26 cm ©2023 by Paola Moscatelli - Figurative, figurative-594, Horse, cavallo

Paola Moscatelli

"Seijaku gris"

Sculpture - Cement | 36x37x26 cm

Sculpture titled ""Geometry of birds.…" by Marina Shavyrina-Shkoliar, Original Artwork, Polymer clay
"Geometry of birds. Object 2" - Sculpture, 13.5x70x80 cm ©2023 by Marina Shavyrina-Shkoliar - Minimalism, minimalism-606, Bird, bird, dove, sculpture, minimalism, minimalist sculpture, animalism, animalist, animal sculpture, bird sculpture, pigeon, pigeon sculpture, paper clay, paper clay sculpture, white, white sculpture

Marina Shavyrina-Shkoliar

""Geometry of birds. Object 2""

Sculpture - Polymer clay | 13.5x70x80 cm

Sculpture titled "Reflections of Amer…" by Laran Ghiglieri, Original Artwork, Bronze
Reflections of America - Sculpture, 165.1x61x66 cm ©2012 by Laran Ghiglieri - Conceptual Art, conceptual-art-579, Animal, Reflections of America, Eagle, Eagle Fighting, Eagles, American Flag, America, Flag, Fighting, Monument

Laran Ghiglieri

"Reflections of America"

Sculpture - Bronze | 165.1x61x66 cm

Sculpture titled "Goat with bird" by Erno Toth, Original Artwork, Bronze
Goat with bird - Sculpture, 42x40x8 cm ©2021 by Erno Toth - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Animal, animal, animal sculpture, goat, she-goat, goat sculpture, bronze goat, bird, bird sculpture, crazy, humor, humorous, grotesque, comic, erno toth, vamosiart, story, fantasy

Erno Toth

"Goat with bird"

Sculpture - Bronze | 42x40x8 cm

Sculpture titled "Octopus 3" by Oxana Kondratenko, Original Artwork, Clay
Octopus 3 - Sculpture, 19.7x19.7x2.5 cm ©2023 by Oxana Kondratenko - Figurative, figurative-594, Animal, ocean

Oxana Kondratenko

"Octopus 3"

Sculpture - Clay | 19.7x19.7x2.5 cm

Sculpture titled ""Whimsical Whiskers…" by Thang Vu, Original Artwork, Wood
"Whimsical Whiskers": Driftwood Squirrel - Sculpture, 30x28x14 cm ©2022 by Thang Vu - Abstract, abstract-570, Animal, driftwood, fox, squirrel

Thang Vu

""Whimsical Whiskers": Driftwood Squirrel"

Sculpture - Wood | 30x28x14 cm

Sculpture titled "Chat et Souris acro…" by Claude Feuillet, Original Artwork, Resin
Chat et Souris acrobates - Sculpture, 124x58x63 cm ©2023 by Claude Feuillet - Figurative, figurative-594, Cat, souris, chat, funambule, cirque, cat, mouse

Claude Feuillet

"Chat et Souris acrobates"

Sculpture - Resin | 124x58x63 cm