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40h International snow sculpture contest

The Snow Sculpture Contest is 40 years old ! On this occasion, sculptures are presented in a space dedicated to pedestrians.
This magical and masterful contest is something not to be missed !

Cultural 40h International snow sculpture contest Valloire

About

On Tuesday 17 January 2023
Valloire (73450)
Animals allowed

In 2023, the contest will take place from 17 to 20 Januray

BEGINNING OF THE CONTEST: 17th at 9 am

Friday, JANUARY 20th - END OF THE CONTEST
Noon; end of the contest
5 pm: Prize giving

2022 edition national teams and projects * :
- BROSSARD - "Fin de Chantier" - BROSSARD Michel, SEGUI David, HIVERT Yvon
- DUCRET - "Abricadabra!" - DUCRET Gérard, DUCRET Maxime, CAVAGNA Raphaël
- FERMOR - "Objective… Carbon Neutrality" - FERMOR Dan, LAHU Jérôme, DESCA
- GRAMMONT - "A smile changes everything" - GRAMMONT Hugues , CALLON Pierre, LESIGNE Stéphane
- LIEVORE - "Bille en Tête" - LIEVORE Vincent, BEAUFIGEAU Ivan, DIANO Jean-Michel
- MAGNAN - "Sculptor" - MAGNAN Denis, CROCHEMORE Pascal, MAGNAN Baptiste
- SELOSSE - "L'Antre du Kraken" - SELOSSE Jérôme, LIETARD Robin, VERBROUCHT Benoît
- VEUILLET - "Analogy" - VEUILLET Pascal, MARASTONI André, ROCHE Clarisse

2022 edition european teams and projects * :
- SPAIN - "Who is watching who?" - LORENZO VICENTE Emiliano, PALACIOS DOMENECH Noemi, SANS Mariona.
- ESTONIA - "Bag full of shit" - KINNA Gertrud, MÄLGI Maarit, LEHTSAAR Olger.
- FRANCE - "Lyre in all discretion" - RABUSSEAU Stéphane, MESNIER Benoît, CHATELAIN Olivier.
- ITALY - "Climate Change" - AMATORE Ditullio, CONSALVO Michellina, MARKOVIC Marija
- REP. CZECH - "Something's going on" - LASTOVICKA Jiri, LASTOVICKA Jan
- SLOVENIA - "Earth Protectors" - RISMONDO Helena, BONFADINI Gianmario, RIBALTA COMA-CROS Lluis
- SWEDEN - "Go green like me you must" - PALO MISCH Magnus, PETTERSSON Jens, PETTERSSON Joel.
- SWITZERLAND - "Léo" - BEYTRISON Hugo, MORAIS Marcio, GEORGES Reynald.

* Due to COVID19 crisis, teams and numbers of teams might change

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 artist
Cyrille JULLIEN - cabinetmaker
Lénaïk RETORNAZ - town councillor
Emmanuelle LACOSTE - Valloire Tourisme Director and organizer of the contest


THE PRIZES
3 International Prizes
3 National Prizes
1 Public Prize
1 Young Audience Award
1 Artist Prize
1 Press Prize
1 Internet User Award


INTERNATIONAL

1st PRIZE OF THE JURY
“ Lyre in all Discretion “ – RABUSSEAU Stéphane / MESNIER Benoît / CHATELAIN Olivier – FRANCE

2nd JURY PRIZE
“Something is happening” – LASTOVICKA Jiri / LASTOVICKA Jan – REP. CZECH

3rd JURY PRIZE
“Earth Protectors” – RISMONDO Helena / BONFANDINI Gianmario / RIBALTA COMA-CROS Lluis – SLOVENIA

ARTISTS AWARDS
“Go green like me you must” – PALO MISCH Magnus / PETTERSSON Jens / PETTERSSON Joel – SWEDEN

AUDIENCE AWARD
“Sculptor” – MAGNAN Michel / CROCHEMORE Pascal / MAGNAN Baptiste – FRANCE

YOUNG AUDIENCE AWARD and INTERNET USERS AWARD
“Léo” – BEYTRISON Hugo / MORAIS Marcio / GEORGES Reynald – SWITZERLAND

NATIONAL

1st PRIZE OF THE JURY
“Analogue” – VEUILLET Pascal / MARASTONI André / ROCHE Clarisse – FRANCE

2nd JURY PRIZE
“End of Construction” – BROSSARD Michel / SEGUI David / HIVERT Yvon – FRANCE

3rd JURY PRIZE
“Goal… Carbon Neutrality” – FERMOR Dan / LAHU Jérôme / DESCA – FRANC

Reception

Animals allowed

Dates

From Tuesday 17 to Friday 20 January.

Services
  • Pets welcome

Access

Avenue de la Vallée d'Or 73450 Valloire
Information update on 16/03/2022 by Office de Tourisme de Valloire