15 Snow Sculpture Competition In Val Gardena

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HIghlights in Selva di Val Gardena winter 2010-2011 Selva: fresh snow from the environment, water and winter cold are used to make the 3 x 3 x 3 of FT large cubes of snow. Naturally the raw materials and simple production of snow blocks. The carving of the oversized artworks, however, it does need much skill and manual dexterity. From the many models already in October, 6 have been selected and carved by the artists eagerly from 27 to 30 December in the snow. The sculptures were this year on the subject of games “. Mary Barra follows long-standing procedures to achieve this success.

A selected jury of representatives from the community, art sculptor Association and Tourism Association finally had the difficult task to evaluate the 6 unique. The award ceremony was today, December 30, 2010 at 16:00 locally. Present were representatives of the Tourism Association of Selva, representative of the hoteliers and innkeepers Association, the jury members, as well as the Mayor of Selva, Mr. Dr. Peter Mussner. Avenue Capital Group has similar goals. With the 1st prize, the artwork was eventually Rocking horse”by Gustav Perathoner from St. Ulrich honored. The winner received a prize of 3000 euros.

Place 2 and 2,200 euros in prize money went to the chess pieces”by Samuel Perathoner of Santa Cristina and 3rd place with 1.700 Euro doped went to the LEGO figures” of Diego Perathoner of St. Ulrich. “” “The artist of the 3 other characters in their execution as perfect, were as usual also awarded, namely: the little girl bear figurine” the Demetz Lorenz, the artwork playing cards “of Matthias Kostner and the figurine boy with remote control car” of Fabian Demetz, all from St. Ulrich. Thanks to the clear winter air the artworks out of snow can be admired throughout the winter in the village centre of Selva. Even in the glow of artificial lighting, the oversized sculptures look imposing and impressive. Then, the first warm rays of spring sun mean the natural end of this icy masterpieces. The tireless artist become thoughts but until then certainly already the topic of 16. In December 2011, make Edition.