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Harbin International Festival of ice sculpture

Ice castle at 31st International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin

Ice castle at 31st International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, China

Harbin International Festival of ice sculpture – 2015. January 5 in Chinese city of Harbin started the 31st annual international festival of ice and snow. Thousands of snow artists and sculptors from around the world have built a city of ice sculptures. At night the ice city is illuminated by LED lamps and lasers, creating a vibrant artistic and architectural images.

Masters carve ice blocks from the frozen Songhua River

Masters carve ice blocks from the frozen Songhua River

Masters carve ice blocks from the frozen Songhua River for the creation of huge sculptures, during the 31st International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin. The festival will last till February 25.

Harbin International Festival of ice sculpture

Harbin International Festival of ice sculpture

Visitors look at a huge architectural snow sculptures in Harbin

Visitors look at a huge architectural snow sculptures in Harbin

Visitors walk past an ice sculpture in the shape of a train in Harbin

Visitors walk past an ice sculpture in the shape of a train in Harbin

Children slide down colorful icy hills in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Children slide down colorful icy hills in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Children slide down colorful icy hills in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Children slide down colorful icy hills in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Colorful ice sculptures at the 31 th International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Colorful ice sculptures at the 31 th International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Colorful ice sculptures at the 31 th International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Colorful ice sculptures at the 31 th International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Harbin International Festival of ice sculpture. Colorful lights illuminate the ice city of Harbin, January 5, 2015

Colorful lights illuminate the ice city of Harbin, January 5, 2015

Girl photographed with polar fox on the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival, January 5, 2015

Girl photographed with polar fox on the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival, January 5, 2015

Horse-drawn carriage with tourists drives past ice sculptures in Harbin

Horse-drawn carriage with tourists drives past ice sculptures in Harbin

Ice maze at the 31st International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Ice maze at the 31st International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Harbin International Festival of ice sculpture. Ice sculptures at the 31 th International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Ice sculptures at the 31 th International Ice and Snow Festival in Harbin, January 5, 2015

Harbin International Festival of ice sculpture. People admire the colorful ice sculptures in Harbin

People admire the colorful ice sculptures in Harbin

Harbin International Festival of ice sculpture. Visitors admire the ice sculptures in Harbin

Visitors admire the ice sculptures in Harbin

Harbin International Festival of ice sculpture. Visitors admire the ice sculptures in Harbin

Visitors admire the ice sculptures in Harbin

Harbin International Festival of ice sculpture. Visitors look at a giant ice fish in Harbin

Visitors look at a giant ice fish in Harbin

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