Added by on 2017-10-22

For a few months each winter, Harbin, China, turns into a fantastical “city of ice.” From January 5 through February 25, this chilly provincial capital plays host to the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival. Artists create an incredible display of large-scale sculpture, architecture and design built entirely from snow and ice. The spectacle may be temporary, but for award-winning ice sculptor Jinnan Zheng, the preparation begins long before the first snowflakes fall. SUBSCRIBE: https://goo.gl/vR6Acb This story is a part of our Human Condition series. Come along and let us connect you to some of the most peculiar, stirring, extraordinary, and distinctive people in the world. Follow us behind the scenes on Instagram: http://goo.gl/2KABeX Make our acquaintance on Facebook: http://goo.gl/Vn0XIZ Give us a shout on Twitter: http://goo.gl/sY1GLY Come hang with us on Vimeo: http://goo.gl/T0OzjV Visit our world directly: http://www.greatbigstory.com Summer 2016 Video Rating: / 5 Related PostsNatural Playscape – a mini tour of our bell bush and log castlesFrozen in Houston: Life Lessons LearnedI Don’t Know – Med School Parody of “Let It Go” from Frozen (University of Chicago Pritzker SOM)Let’s Play: Dream (005) “Master Gardener”Advanced Master GardenerNorfolk Master Gardeners Natalie and Paul

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23 Comments

  • AIAI GRIM 1 month ago

    maybe he could build an entire city in the arctic so it won't melt

  • Da Sandvich 1 month ago

    i've been in harbing for that, its sooo cool

  • Makuro Shinya 1 month ago

    They should do the ice castle from Frozen…that would be awesome to see…

  • Isabella Bornberg 1 month ago

    the enunciation of the narrator is terrible

  • Rosalina FF 1 month ago

    get the fuck out of here elsa!

  • UnclePutte 1 month ago

    Ah, it's sad to see it all melt, but… at the same time, it makes the works incredibly powerful, I think.

  • GodlessMartyr666 1 month ago

    China has finally gone full capitalist. It might be a form of neo capitalism but it's definitely capitalism. And while their govt still tries to subvert and control pretty much everything to this day it's a much more hands off approach now and the people seem a lot happier and less oppressed than in decades past.

  • ZealotSloth 1 month ago

    1:25 worst noise ever, gave me goosebumps

  • PhantomcodeX 1 month ago

    Cool 🙂

  • BestofYTChannel 1 month ago

    This video has been selected by the channel as one of the most Amazing videos on YouTube and was added to the channel's playlist accordingly. Thanks for sharing.

  • This is my hometown!! 🙂

  • S1NGULAR1TY 1 month ago

    The translation is wrong. He said the knife must be sharp, not is quick.

  • Jacob Sande 1 month ago

    Awesome

  • Mystic Dough 1 month ago

    HAPPY 2003

  • Madison Russell 1 month ago

    Woah

  • Aiden L 1 month ago

    Now how does this channel not have millions of subs? But a kid who opens toys has over 6 mil…

  • BZ Zhao 1 month ago

    A~Mei~zing

  • Ana Caetano Catarino 1 month ago

    like!!!!

  • Leah H Li 1 month ago

    Yay, my hometown, beautiful as always

  • Penelope S 1 month ago

    Same

  • Disco Nouvo 1 month ago

    osh my god that was fun

  • vivaLucci 1 month ago

    Your timelapses are the best out of all of ours. XD

  • Sam and Aaron 1 month ago

    What are you guys planning on planting?