From Tuesday 3 to Sunday 8 July 2018.
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 3rd July at 9 am
End of the contest: Sunday 8th July at noon
Sunday, July 8th :
Noon: end of the contest
Vote for public and youth prize - 10 am till 4 pm
1 pm - 4 pm: vote for Internet Prize on www.valloire.net
5 pm: Prize giving
• JURY'S PRIZE :
1st « LA FUITE » - Jiri LASTOVICKA / Jiri Jr LASTOVICKA - Rép. Tchèque
2nd «LOVES ME OR LOVES ME NOT » - MODOTTI / ALZETTA - Italie
3rd « ENTREZ DANS LA DANSE » - OUELETTE / SAINT AMOUR - Canada
3rd ex-aequo « BIRD » - ALEKSA / GAUBAS - Lituanie
• PUBLIC'S PRIZE AND YOUTH PRIZE :
« RENDEZ-VOUS » - RAVINA / RAVINS - Lettonie
• INTERNET PRIZE :
« IN SEARCH FOR A SHAPE » - GUSFORS / JACOB - Suède
• ARTIST'S PRIZE:
« ENTREZ DANS LA DANSE » - OUELETTE / SAINT AMOUR - Canada
THE JURY :
• Alain LOVATO - President
• Christian BURGER - Sculptor
• Roselyne ERUTTI - Sculptor
• Laurence CLEMENT-GUY - Town-councillor
• Alberte RETORNAZ - Amateur artist
• Cyrille JULLIEN - carpenter
• Valloire Tourisme director and organisor.