Christ the Redeemer is an Art Deco statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is 30 metres tall and its arms stretch 28 metres wide. The statue weighs 635 metric tons and is located at the peak of the 700-metre. Corcovado mountain in the Tijuca Forest National Park overlooking the city of Rio. It is made of reinforced concrete and soapstone and was constructed between 1922 and 1931.