Photo: Thomas Gravanis

From post-modernist city icons to muscle-bound monarchs, track down these urban sculptures that have slipped the museums to enliven the streets and squares of Athens.

By Diane Shugart

Clytemnestra statue at the Athens Concert Hall
The Runner statue in Athens
Statue of Eleftherios Venizelos in Athens
Anadyomeni statue in Athens
Zongolopoulos hydrokinetic statue at Omonia Square in Athens
Holocaust Memorial in Athens
Theodoros Kolokotronis status in Athens
Memorial of National Reconciliation in Athens
Synthesis and Massification sculpture in Athens
Five Circles status in Omonia Square in Athens