31th Ice Sculpture Contest

31th Ice Sculpture Contest

Description

The magic of the ice !
The 31st 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 110h and it finishes on Friday 13th, 2023, at 12 pm.

From Tuesday to Friday, come and discover the artists at work, day and night.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 13th, 2023
12 pm: End of the contest / Jury's passing through
5.30 pm: Prize giving ceremony followed by a musical and light show, lights around the sculptures, fireworks

The teams for the 2022 edition: *
NETHERLANDS - RODERS Ludo - " The Flower of the Mind "
GERMANY - ROSSNER Christoph - "Crystal Palace"
GERMANY - ULLMANN Franck - "Prikly King"
BELGIUM - VAN BESIEN Maxime - "Cohabitation"
DENMARK - DUSAVITSKIY Gleb "- "On The Edge"
SPAIN- JORDA Enrique "- Crimping Dreams"
LITHUANIA - POVILIONIS Tautvilas - "I wish you a good wind"
POLAND - JARCZOK Dominika - "Into eye of storm"
REP. CZECH - LASTOVICKA Jiri - "Inner Current"
FRANCE - MARASTONI André - " the step "
FRANCE - BOUYER Moïse - "Curiosity"
FRANCE - CABISIDAN Rogel - "Bad Balance"
FRANCE - CALLON Pierre - "Bonsaî"
FRANCE - DUCRET Maxime - "All that remains"
FRANCE - GRAMMON Hugues - "Champagne for all"
FRANCE - MAGNAN Denis - "A Dragonfly made Spring"
FRANCE - NOTTARIS Joël - "Perdus"
FRANCE - VITALONI Gilles - "Time after Time"
FRANCE - RABUSSEAU Stéphane - "Migrations"
FRANCE - VEULLET Pascal - "Frénésie"


*Number and teams may be subject to change

Free shuttle will make rotations between Valloire and Les Verneys.
After the show, the sculptures will be lighted until Sunday morning.

THE PRIZES 2022
3 Jury Award
1st : REP. TCHEQUE – LASTOVICKA Jiri : ” Courant Intérieur “
2nd : FRANCE – BOUYER Moïse : ” Curiosité “
3rd : FRANCE – NOTTARIS Joël : ” Perdus “

1 Public Prize, 1 Young Audience Award, Internet User Award :
BELGIUM - VAN BESIEN Maxime - "Cohabitation"

1 Artist Prize (the sculptors participating in the Competition
vote for their favorite sculpture)
FRANCE - MAGNAN Denis - "A Dragonfly made Spring"

1 Press Prize

THE JURY
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
Lénaïk RETORNAZ - town councillor
Emmanuelle LACOSTE - Director of Valloire Tourisme and organiser of the contest

31th Ice Sculpture Contest