From Tuesday 15 to Friday 18 January 2019.
The magic of the ice !
The 28th Ice Sculpture contest will last 4 days and welcomes 20 sculptors. The last day a musical and light show will close the contest.
The contest takes place 3 kms from Valloire in the hamlet "Les Verneys".
The contest starts on Tuesday 15th and it finishes on friday 18th, at 12 pm.
From tuesday to friday, come and discover the artists at work, day and night.
ICE SCULPTING INITIATION with Fred Nobili
On tuesday 15, wednesday 16 and Thursday 17 from 10 am to 12 and from 3 to 6 pm
FRIDAY, JANUARY 18th
12 pm: End of the contest / Jury's passing through
5.30 pm: Prize giving ceremony
6.30 pm: Musical and light show, lights around the sculptures, fireworks
Free shuttle will make rotations between Valloire and Les Verneys.
After the show, the sculptures will be lighted until Sunday morning.
Alain LOVATO - Jury's president and president of the Plastic Arts' house in Auvergne - Rhône-Alpes
Roselyne ERUTTI - Sculptor
Christian BURGER - Sculptor
Alberte RETORNAZ - Amateur artiste
Cyrille JULLIEN - carpenter
Béatrice BAILLY - town councillor
Cédric FOGAROLO - Director of Valloire Tourisme and organiser of the contest
1 - "Sitting" - R. Cabisidan - Philippines
2 - "L'Ours des Cavernes" - S. Rabusseau - France
3 - "Flight of a Fanacy" - G. Tkachenko - Denmark
3e ex-aequo - "Obelisque" - A. Chacon - Mexico
"Sitting" - R. Cabisidan - Philippines
"Un petit pas..." - S. Dieu - France
"The Road to the Sun" - V. Polin - Russia