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Sculpture is a type of art. It must be three-dimensional (meaning it must have height, width, and depth like a cube). There are many kinds of sculptures from different parts of the world, like China and India, or from different time periods, like the renaissance and modern times. The types of art in the pictures below are also sculptures:

Examples


For four hundred years sculpture did not exist in Turkey because of Islamist prohibitions.[1]

References

  1. Reisman, Arnold. Arts in Turkey: How ancient became contemporary, Charleston, SC, BookSurge Publishing, 2009