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

Sculptures on hay

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 4 July at 9 am
End of the contest: Sunday 9 July at noon

Sunday, July 9:
Vote for public and youth prize - 10 am till 4 pm
5 pm: Prize giving
From 4 to 7 pm, a free shuttle will make rotations between Valloire and Les Verneys.


• Alain LOVATO - President
• Christian BURGER - Sculptor
• Roselyne ERUTTI - Sculptor
• Elisabeth DAMS - Town-councillor
• Alberte RETORNAZ - Amateur artist
• Cyrille JULLIEN - carpenter

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