Surprisingly this iconic sculpture was not commissioned but dumped under the Wall Street Christmas Tree by artist Arturo Di Modica – he wanted to give the city a gift and promote himself. True story. Read more
Arturo DiModica illicitly placed his 7000 lb. bullstatue by the NYSE in 1989. It was impounded by NYPD, but later released and placed where you see it today. Learn more at the MoAF at 48 Wall Street. Read more
Created by Italian-American artist Arturo Di Modica after Black Monday 1987. Statue is 7500 pounds. Left on Wall St in middle of night as a gift to the city. More info on this statue via our blog. Read more
Charging Bull, which is sometimes referred to as the Wall Street Bull or the Bowling Green Bull, is a bronze sculpture, originally guerilla art, by Arturo Di Modica that stands in Bowling Green Park in the Financial District.