Sculpture List of Famous Abstract Art Sculptures

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List of the most famous abstract art sculptures in the world, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The popular abstract art sculptures on this list are considered to be some of the most recognizable works of art on the planet, so save yourself a trip to the museum and check out this artwork from the comfort of your own home. abstract art is an extremely important genre in the art world, so it's no surprise that some of the most recognizable fall under the abstract art genre. You can find additional information about these well-known sculptures by clicking on the names of the pieces.

This list includes Electronic Superhighway: Continental U.S., Alaska, Hawaii Nuclear Energy and more.

This list answers the questions, "What are examples of abstract art sculptures?" and "What are the most famous abstract art sculptures?"
Electronic Superhighway: Conti... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Abstract Art Sculptures
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"Electronic Superhighway: Continental U.S., Alaska, Hawaii" (1995) is a neon and closed-circuit video art installation created by Korean-born American artist Nam June Paik. It is displayed on the third floor of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Nam June Paik

Genres (Art): Abstract art

Art Form: Sculpture, Installation art, Video art

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Moondog is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Abstract Art Sculptures
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Moondog is a minimalist sculpture created by Tony Smith in 1964. The piece is composed of 15 octahedra and 10 tetrahedra, and while perfectly ordered and symmetrical when seen from certain angles, it carries a strong tilt forward when seen from other angles. This is the third of an edition of three in the series. The title refers to Joan MirĂ³'s painting Dog Barking at the Moon and the name of a blind poet and composer named Moondog. It was installed at the Museum of Modern Art. In 1997, it showed at Paula Cooper Gallery. The work currently resides in the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Tony Smith

Genres (Art): Abstract art

Art Form: Sculpture

Period / Movement: Minimalism

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Untitled Cedar Laminate #12

Untitled Cedar Laminate #12 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Abstract Art Sculptures
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Artist: Roy Kiyooka

Genres (Art): Abstract art

Art Form: Sculpture

Nuclear Energy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Abstract Art Sculptures
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Nuclear Energy is a bronze sculpture by Henry Moore that is located on the campus of the University of Chicago at the site of world's first nuclear reactor, Chicago Pile-1. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Henry Moore

Genres (Art): Abstract art

Art Form: Sculpture

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