Valloire Galibier
Jean-Baptiste Grange's ski resort
Official website of Valloire-Galibier

Straw and hay sculpture contest

From Tuesday 4 to Sunday 9 July 2017.
Already known for its snow and ice sculptures contests, Valloire propose a brand new activity ! Valloire organise a unique contest both festive and linked with the mountains. The aim was to choose materials as original and symbolic as snow during winter Sculpture contest. These materials are straw and hay. Come and discover Art works made by sculptors from all over the world ! You can admire those sculptures all summer long in "les Verneys" Valloire.

12 giant sculptures will be realised by team of 2 sculptors in the hamlet Les Verneys, located 2 kms from Valloire.

Begining of the contest: Tuesday 7th July at 9 am
End of the contest: Sunday 12th July at noon

Sunday, July 12th :
Vote for public and youth prize - 10 am till 4 pm
5 pm: Prize giving


• Alain LOVATO - President
• Christian BURGER - Sculptor
• Roselyne ERUTTI - Sculptor
• Elisabeth DAMS - Town-councillor
• Alberte RETORNAZ - Amateur artist
• Cyrille JULLIEN - carpenter
• Valloire Tourisme director and organisor.
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Valloire Tourist Office

Rue des Grandes Alpes 73450 Valloire
TOURIST OFFICE - rue des Grandes Alpes 73 450 Valloire - France Tel. 04 79 59 03 96 - @