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Art in the freezer
Ice festivals are popular during the winter months, affording artists the opportunity to work in a different medium.
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2013 10:50


Elizabeth Flores/AP
31 January: Jeff Lutz puts his feet up after finishing an ice chair at Rice Park in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.


DIEGO AZUBEL/EPA
5 January: The world's largest ice sculpture at the 29th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in China's northern Heilongjiang province.


SHENG LI/REUTERS
11 January: More from the Harbin International Ice and Snow World festival in Harbin, Heilongjiang province.


KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
29 January: An ice sculpture on display near St.Basil's cathedral just outside the Kremlin in Moscow.


Gary Emord-Netzley/AP
26 January:  Max Zuleta puts the finishing touches to his sunburst and seahorse sculpture at Experience Ice  in Smothers Park in Owensboro, Kentucky, US.


Jared Wickerham/Getty Images
19 January: An ice sculpture of Zdeno Chara of the Boston Bruins at the season opening game against the New York Rangers.


ILYA NAYMUSHIN/REUTERS
17 January: An ice sculpture at the 1st International Festival of Snow and Ice Sculptures called "The Magical Ice of Siberia" on an embankment of the Yenisei River in Krasnoyarsk, Russia.


RADEK MICA/AFP/Getty Images
16 January: One of eleven ice sculptures at the 15th International Sculpture Symposium 'Snow Kingdom 2013' in Pustevny, Czech Republic.


SHAMIL ZHUMATOV/REUTERS
14 January:  A crescent moon is seen behind an ice sculpture at the "Eight Lakes" Park-Resort outside Almaty,  Kazakhstan.


SHAMIL ZHUMATOV/REUTERS
14 January: A woman clears ice next to an ice sculpture during the Ice and Snow Sculptures Festival at the Eight Lakes Park-Resort.


SHENG LI/REUTERS
January 8: The finishing touches are made to a snow sculpture at the Shenyang International Ice and Snow Festival, Liaoning province, China.


Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
11 January: A contestant works on an ice sculpture at The London Ice Sculpting Festival at Canary Wharf, London.


YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images
27 December 2012: Nature's attempt at art: a frozen crane sculpture in Tokyo.



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31 January: Jeff Lutz puts his feet up after finishing an ice chair at Rice Park in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.;*;5 January: The world\(***)s largest ice sculpture at the 29th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in China\(***)s northern Heilongjiang province.;*;11 January: More from the Harbin International Ice and Snow World festival in Harbin, Heilongjiang province.;*;29 January: An ice sculpture on display near St.Basil\(***)s cathedral just outside the Kremlin in Moscow.;*;26 January:  Max Zuleta puts the finishing touches to his sunburst and seahorse sculpture at Experience Ice  in Smothers Park in Owensboro, Kentucky, US.;*;19 January: An ice sculpture of Zdeno Chara of the Boston Bruins at the season opening game against the New York Rangers. ;*;17 January: An ice sculpture at the 1st International Festival of Snow and Ice Sculptures called "The Magical Ice of Siberia" on an embankment of the Yenisei River in Krasnoyarsk, Russia.;*;16 January: One of eleven ice sculptures at the 15th International Sculpture Symposium \(***)Snow Kingdom 2013\(***) in Pustevny, Czech Republic.;*;14 January:  A crescent moon is seen behind an ice sculpture at the "Eight Lakes" Park-Resort outside Almaty,  Kazakhstan.;*;14 January: A woman clears ice next to an ice sculpture during the Ice and Snow Sculptures Festival at the Eight Lakes Park-Resort. ;*;January 8: The finishing touches are made to a snow sculpture at the Shenyang International Ice and Snow Festival, Liaoning province, China. ;*;11 January: A contestant works on an ice sculpture at The London Ice Sculpting Festival at Canary Wharf, London. ;*;27 December 2012: Nature\(***)s attempt at art: a frozen crane sculpture in Tokyo. Daylife ID:
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31 January: Jeff Lutz puts his feet up after finishing an ice chair at Rice Park in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.

Thu, 31 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=03EWe087eigVyElizabeth FloresAPAP Photo

31 January: Jeff Lutz puts his feet up after finishing an ice chair at Rice Park in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.

Taking it easy
The big onehttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=0gt7ckRcpLeY4

5 January: The world's largest ice sculpture at the 29th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in China's northern Heilongjiang province.

Sat, 05 Jan 2013 03:51:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=0gt7ckRcpLeY4DIEGO AZUBELEPAEPA Images

5 January: The world's largest ice sculpture at the 29th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in China's northern Heilongjiang province.

The big one
Ice slidehttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=04NQ9U5ghz1l7

11 January: More from the Harbin International Ice and Snow World festival in Harbin, Heilongjiang province.

Fri, 11 Jan 2013 09:20:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=04NQ9U5ghz1l7SHENG LIREUTERSReuters Pictures

11 January: More from the Harbin International Ice and Snow World festival in Harbin, Heilongjiang province.

Ice slide
Inspiring the comradeshttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=0a0Ygeh9NU310

29 January: An ice sculpture on display near St.Basil's cathedral just outside the Kremlin in Moscow.

Tue, 29 Jan 2013 12:06:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=0a0Ygeh9NU310KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEVAFP/Getty ImagesGetty Images

29 January: An ice sculpture on display near St.Basil's cathedral just outside the Kremlin in Moscow.

Inspiring the comrades
Having a blasthttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=05N98dH1BLgju

26 January:  Max Zuleta puts the finishing touches to his sunburst and seahorse sculpture at Experience Ice  in Smothers Park in Owensboro, Kentucky, US.

Sat, 26 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=05N98dH1BLgjuGary Emord-NetzleyAPAP Photo

26 January:  Max Zuleta puts the finishing touches to his sunburst and seahorse sculpture at Experience Ice  in Smothers Park in Owensboro, Kentucky, US.

Having a blast
On the icehttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=0a8s1u952X3nd

19 January: An ice sculpture of Zdeno Chara of the Boston Bruins at the season opening game against the New York Rangers.

Sat, 19 Jan 2013 23:43:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=0a8s1u952X3ndJared WickerhamGetty ImagesGetty Images

19 January: An ice sculpture of Zdeno Chara of the Boston Bruins at the season opening game against the New York Rangers.

On the ice
Frozen fishhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=08Lh0EeclN2uJ

17 January: An ice sculpture at the 1st International Festival of Snow and Ice Sculptures called "The Magical Ice of Siberia" on an embankment of the Yenisei River in Krasnoyarsk, Russia.

Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:24:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=08Lh0EeclN2uJILYA NAYMUSHINREUTERSReuters Pictures

17 January: An ice sculpture at the 1st International Festival of Snow and Ice Sculptures called "The Magical Ice of Siberia" on an embankment of the Yenisei River in Krasnoyarsk, Russia.

Frozen fish
A misty musicianhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=0gbs1Bugyp5p9

16 January: One of eleven ice sculptures at the 15th International Sculpture Symposium 'Snow Kingdom 2013' in Pustevny, Czech Republic.

Wed, 16 Jan 2013 21:39:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=0gbs1Bugyp5p9RADEK MICAAFP/Getty ImagesGetty Images

16 January: One of eleven ice sculptures at the 15th International Sculpture Symposium 'Snow Kingdom 2013' in Pustevny, Czech Republic.

A misty musician
Winged beasthttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=07t7gSTa8zgty

14 January:  A crescent moon is seen behind an ice sculpture at the "Eight Lakes" Park-Resort outside Almaty,  Kazakhstan.

Mon, 14 Jan 2013 18:13:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=07t7gSTa8zgtySHAMIL ZHUMATOVREUTERSReuters Pictures

14 January:  A crescent moon is seen behind an ice sculpture at the "Eight Lakes" Park-Resort outside Almaty,  Kazakhstan.

Winged beast
Bunny girlhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=01bca3S6OTd2i

14 January: A woman clears ice next to an ice sculpture during the Ice and Snow Sculptures Festival at the Eight Lakes Park-Resort.

Mon, 14 Jan 2013 18:16:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=01bca3S6OTd2iSHAMIL ZHUMATOVREUTERSReuters Pictures

14 January: A woman clears ice next to an ice sculpture during the Ice and Snow Sculptures Festival at the Eight Lakes Park-Resort.

Bunny girl
Getting a nose jobhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=0ahSe50fZAbbw

January 8: The finishing touches are made to a snow sculpture at the Shenyang International Ice and Snow Festival, Liaoning province, China.

Tue, 08 Jan 2013 10:32:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=0ahSe50fZAbbwSHENG LIREUTERSReuters Pictures

January 8: The finishing touches are made to a snow sculpture at the Shenyang International Ice and Snow Festival, Liaoning province, China.

Getting a nose job
Finishing toucheshttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=05Xxg0ucVp3Bk

11 January: A contestant works on an ice sculpture at The London Ice Sculpting Festival at Canary Wharf, London.

Fri, 11 Jan 2013 16:10:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=05Xxg0ucVp3BkDan KitwoodGetty ImagesGetty Images

11 January: A contestant works on an ice sculpture at The London Ice Sculpting Festival at Canary Wharf, London.

Finishing touches
The real dealhttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=067RadWeKOdaC

27 December 2012: Nature's attempt at art: a frozen crane sculpture in Tokyo.

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 04:30:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Icy-art?image_id=067RadWeKOdaCYOSHIKAZU TSUNOAFP/Getty ImagesGetty Images

27 December 2012: Nature's attempt at art: a frozen crane sculpture in Tokyo.

The real deal


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