Frozen Wilderness at Sapporo International Snow Sculpture Contest 2013

Frozen Wilderness at Sapporo International Snow Sculpture Contest 2013

This year in February we returned to Sapporo Snow Festival in Japan, and the annual International Snow Sculpture Contest. Together with Jens Thoms Ivarsson (Director of Design and Strategy) and Arne Bergh (Creative Director) of the ICEHOTEL we created the sculpture ”Frozen Wilderness”. The idea was to highlight the untouched nature of northern Sweden, and […]

Beam Me Up! on the web!

Posted by on jan 9, 2013 in ICEHOTEL, Press | No Comments
Beam Me Up! on the web!

We got some nice publicity for Beam Me Up! from some major architecture and design blogs around the web! We say thank you very much! Check them out below! Architizer Inhabitat MocoLoco  

ICEHOTEL – day nineteen

Posted by on dec 21, 2012 in ICEHOTEL, PinPin Studio | No Comments
ICEHOTEL – day nineteen

And so the last day came… at last! Time to make all final adjustments, clean out all trash snow, ice, tools and everything else that was not supposed to be in there. And fix the bed! We like to be very accurate when we do things, so when it was time to put the wooden […]

ICEHOTEL – day seven

Posted by on nov 29, 2012 in ICEHOTEL, PinPin Studio | No Comments
ICEHOTEL – day seven

Another day of hard work passed in our suite. We focused on the walls today, and the first ufo made its way in. It is now hovering over the place where we will eventually put the bed. We also proceeded with our impression of the Aurora Borealis, the pattern that reaches from one wall to […]