Location: Rizal Park, Manila, Philippines
Sculptor: Richard Kissling, 1913, bronze and granite
This photo blog about public art, statues and monuments starts start off with a picture from our very own Rizal monument in Rizal Park. Unveiled in 1913, this bronze and granite monument of the Philippines’ national hero was designed by Swiss sculptor, Richard Kissling. It is one of the most recognizable landmarks in the Philippines.