There are a great many famous sculptures from all over the world. Ancient cultures revered these works of art and some still survive today. Michelangelo created his works in Italy, and David and The Pieta still remain there. Both of these pieces were created as scenes from the Bible. David was the representation of the David who fought Goliath. The Pieta is Jesus being held by his mother, Mary. Other famous sculptures include the Statue of Liberty in New York, the Moai sculptures of Easter Island and Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janiero. Many of these pieces have great religious significance for their cultures.