01 06 2019

ISSA Russia: Wood Sculpture by Lake Baikal

The 10th International Baikal Beach Legend Festival concluded on May 18 in the Russian province of Irkutsk.

The festival opened for wood sculpture on May 8 under the theme of “fairytale”. 32 teams from 19 different countries including one Chinese team contributed in the festival. The end result is vigorous and diverse in style.

International Baikal Beach Legend Festival joined ISSA four years ago. Located by the beautiful Lake Baikal, its wood sculpture sector aims to conserve and develop the wood sculpting tradition of Russia and other countries. The festival is held annually; it is hosted by Lukomorye International Sculpture Association and certified by AIESM and ISSA.