40 Insane Ice Sculptures

Ice sculpture is a beautiful yet temporary art form. Countless hours went into many of these amazing creations only to have them melt away. Luckily, they’re preserved through photography for us to marvel at for ever. In this post we present 40 Insane Ice Sculptures that will certainly impress you.

Giant preying mantis

preying mantis

ThisIsIt2
This awesome grass hopper is full of detail.

4262617302_daf42ac7e3

Eagle in an ice sculpture competition.

4262617036_79b9ff8647_b

LVDEphoto
The God Neptune sculpted out of white ice.

4228988947_7ae835efd3_o

mpc Fairbanks
Stunning fantasy sculpture carved from a single block of ice.

3386175241_cf895a802a_b

Life size deer with delicate antlers

3387002644_6a42ae27b8

Beautiful abstract carved from a single block of ice.

3387301866_38e38c51f4_b

Simonsonjh
This HDR image perfectly captures the under-lit sculpture

3337092264_7556eae329_o

The lighting coupled with the texture of this snail make for an exquisite sculpture

2308437274_494b8bd093

Eisbeertje
Unbelievably detailed sculpture of a carriage and it’s passengers.

112511861_1efb1abee7

Fantastic ice castles

2131814112_26defc0a78

Kasia
Beautiful carving of a Geisha in Japan

387519128_347d372ec9_o

Alka3en
I can only imagine how the artist managed to create all the spikes on this blowfish.

372255360_41456368d6

Toni Escuder
Flowing sculpture of a woman.

3180284978_5ec877622b_b

gbalogh
The iconic Sphinx in ice.

3308973753_3b81bfa15d

Eskimo Ice
Adidas sneaker sculpture.

adidas3

Steven Berkshire
This impressive sculpture was created from 50,000 pounds of ice and is around 20 feet tall.

baltoscharge

The face behind the mask

incognito13

Warrior in battle

BoundfortheBottomlessAbyss

Hamilton
A cool skateboard in every sense of the word.

snowandice14

ellerbh888
Amazing life size Cadillac car.

2095920594_cfe204d19e

Richard Barlund
Full sized pool table made completely of ice.

ice-pool-table

Leaning ice tower of Pisa

pisa1

This ice bar has a cool 3D quality to it.

belvedere-bar

This detailed ice castle has every brick carved into it.

csi-new-york-1

Percy Alazar
Famous landmarks of London

icemain

Chessbase
Over-sized chess board and pieces.

khanty066

juliegrabowy
Impressive sculpture of Russian landmarks.

DSC03306

Rhonda Konika
Stunning fantasy scene of two dragon riders.

08mb10-7lg

Underwater scene with several seahorses.

08mb14-8lg

Griffin and angel in the World Ice Art Championships.

09mb09-9lg

Amazing wolf that was part of a larger scene.

09mb12-5lg

Prehistoric looking fish chasing a person in dramatic fashion.

Jonah 2

Large sea turtle.

09mb18-7lg

Absolutely massive sculpture of King Kong complete with bi-plane.

09mb19-7lg

MJC
Mind boggling ice building at the 2007 Snow and Ice Festival in Harbin China.

864425357_d1edd23f64_b

Insanely huge ice castle in Harbin China’s Snow and Ice festival.

865478326_9acd5a3aee

Aly Song
As you can see The Snow and Ice Festival in Harbin China is a true winter wonderland of ice.

h22_21540243

The Colosseum built of ice at the Snow and Ice Festival.

h17_21594931

Towering pagodas at the Snow and Ice Festival.

h13_21618301

The above article was originally published at the following address:

http://www.noupe.com/inspiration/40-insane-ice-sculptures.html

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s