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Grace-ful Ice: Sea Life

Live ice carvings by Okamoto Studio sculpture, visual art

Grace Building
Grace Plaza, between 42nd & 43rd Street
1114 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10110

The NYC-based Okamoto Studio returns for a seventh year of spectacular ice carvings, transforming blocks of ice into sea life. Visitors will be taken on a frozen journey through the depths of the sea, where they will see a variety of favorite creatures and have unforgettable photo opportunities.


Monday. December 11 | 5:00 – 7:00 PM
Tuesday, December 12 | 12:00 – 1:30 PM

Sculptures will be on view from 9am on Tuesday, December 12 until they melt.


Okamoto Studio is a New York-based collective best known for their design, production, and consultation of everything made of crystal clear ice. From the most delicate ice wares to life-like sculptures to live performance carvings, OOkamoto Studio delivers the perfect ice experience. Father-son Takeo and Shintaro Okamoto make up the founding core of the group, which was formed in 2003 with a mission of showcasing in the full beauty and potential of handcrafted ice. Whether it’s a diamond-patterned ice bar for a wedding, a detailed replica for a film premiere, a massive monogram for a cool Bar Mitzvah, or an elegant installation for a charity gala, custom sculpted ice by Okamoto Studio is precise, well considered, effective, and mesmerizing.



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