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Artists create fantasy world from ice

Artists Create Fantasy World from Ice


The annual Harbin International Ice Festival has begun in China with more than 7,000 people working to help the artists shape their creations. It officially opens on Jan. 5th.

Check out the gallery below for stunning pics from the past few years.





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aspman07 January 05 2014 at 7:22 AM

That is awesome.

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srayooo January 05 2014 at 1:13 PM

went to see this event 2012 and can only say it took my breath away. Beautiful is not enough to say. It was very cold and at times diffucult to stay upright but would go again and again. Every person we met was friendly, helpful and as start struck as I was.

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snbeachg January 05 2014 at 1:14 PM

WOW.....AMAZING.....not only are they beautiful but extremely detailed!

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chckpope January 05 2014 at 12:36 PM

Every year I look forward to seeing how they can surpass their great work from the year before and they never let me down. This journalist didn't do them justice with this little snippet, he could learn a thing or two from them on work ethic.

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jldynamic January 05 2014 at 1:26 PM

Awesome creativity ...

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The Canoli King January 05 2014 at 11:57 AM

Simply magnificent,the only problem with me watching the Chinese ice sculpture's is after an hour I want to see them again.

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phyllis January 05 2014 at 10:57 AM

love the pics thank you

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phyllis January 05 2014 at 10:57 AM

very smart people

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Eng Siau Chong January 05 2014 at 10:56 AM

Awesome...I hope I'll be there next year for the festival.

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Lovemykids January 05 2014 at 1:05 PM

absloutly magnificent and stunning !

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