World Statues Festival 2012

The 8th edition of the World Statues Festival 2012 held in the city of Arnhem on September 29th and 30th was busier than ever.  Approximately 230000 people attended the event.  More than 150 living statues fought for prices in three categories: professionals, amateurs and children.

Professionals, 43 pictures by E. Kaledinova:

Amateurs, pictures by E. Kaledinova:

Children, pictures by E. Kaledinova:

Helena Reis, who is professional from Portugal, received the First Prize for the “Becoming” living statue:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B98uOOagWOU

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Translation from English to Russian

В конце сентября этого года в Арнеме (Голландия) состоялся 8-й Всемирный фестиваль живых статуй  (World Statues Festival 2012).

Около 230 000 человек посетили это событие. Более 150 живых статуй боролись за призы в трёх категориях: профессионалы, любители, дети.

Первую премию получила профессионал из Португалии Хелена Рейс (Helena Reis) за композицию “Becoming”:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B98uOOagWOU

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1 Comment

  1. Beautiful Indian summer in Arnhem.

    Perfect setting for the world statues 2012.

    Enjoyed the photo impressions!

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