The team from the Iberian Peninsula is a bit different 😉

TEAM SPAIN – position No. 9


Max Rutgers – works as a carpenter and deals with sculpture as a hobby. Since 2014, he has been participating in the Ice Sculpture Festival in Poznań.


Natalie Staniforth – studied sculpture at Wimbledon Art school specializing in Theatre and film.  After graduating Natalie worked in film sets and props for 12 years on films including Lord of the Rings in NZ and Harry potter one and two in London. Since leaving film she has lived in Spain and worked on her own designs or various international stone symposiums in France, Russia and Spain. She successfully competed in ice festivals in Japan (Asahikawa) and London and did a month-long residency in Quebec on Hotel du Glace.