Varano Sand Sculpture Company LLC

the Sultans Of Sand Worldwide
Presents the

JESOLO INTERNATIONAL SAND SCULPTURE FESTIVAL XX
2017 logo
"60 Years of Peace in Europe"
European Community Through Art, History and Culture

May 21- September 2016

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CREW OF CARVERS
2017 J-Lo Wrecking Crew         2017 Wrecking Crew
(Click on each to learn about their involvement in this show, and more)

Susanne Ruseler (Holland)
Susanne
Susanne's Profile

Joris Kivits (Holland)
joris
Joris Profile

Martijn  Rijerse ( Holland)
Martijn
Martijn's Profile
Sandy Feet (USA)
Sandy
Sandy's Profile
Baldrick Buckle (United Kingdom)
Baldrick

Baldrick's Profile

Damon Farmer (USA)
Damon Farmer
Damon's Profile

Radek  Zivny (Czech Republic)
Radek
Radek's Profile

Ilya Filimontsev (Russia)
Ilya Filimontsev
Ilya's Profile
David Ducharme (Canada)
David
David's Profile  
[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
The Art Student Helpers. Interns from the Guggenheim Academy of Art in Venice.
These fine young people labor for us, in exchange for the experience in sand sculpting and college credit.
GRACIE RAGAZZIE!

uigyig

Leo  
LEONARDO PORTO

Fab  
FABIO MATTEO NAPPI
marta
MARTA GIACOMIN

Michela
MICHELA SARAIN

Silvia
SILVIA MATTIAZZO

VICTORIA
VITTORIA ZAMZARCHI

Rich Varano (USA)
Director

Rich
Rich's Profile


Elena Lana (Italy)
Asst. to director

elena
Elena's Profile


Gianni Bottan (Italy)
Chief Field Engineer
Gianni Bottan
Gianni's Profile



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irected
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aka

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"The Fall of the Berlin Wall"
Sultans Of Sand Worldwide -Featured Carver:
 Susanne Ruseler
- Utrecht, the Netherlands

Susanne
A reunion between two people separated by the iron curtain until the fall of the wall.
 by Susanne Ruseler
 
sketch
This is her sketch idea for 
pu 1 & 2 (two sided)
Susanne will sculpt a long side of this poundup
[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
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"Euro Icons"-
Sultans Of Sand Worldwide - Featured Carver:
Lucinda "Sandy Feet" Wierenga
- Texas, USA



Various Iconic elements of Europe as rendered by Sandy Feet

sketch
This is her sketch
pu4
Sandy will carve this poundup
[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
sosLogo
Global Sand Sculpture Services

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"Erasumus Program of  International Exchange Students"-

 Sultans Of Sand Worldwide- Featured Carver
Joris Kivits - Holland
joris

Joris will make a portrait of the education patron of international exchange students Erasumus Using words of different languages relevant to the subject

sketch
Joris's sketch for

pu 1 & 2 (two sided)
The dimensions are in meters
Each level is 0.5 meters tall.

[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
sosLogo
Global Sand Sculpture Services

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"Birth of the Euro Currency"
Sultans Of Sand Worldwide - Featured Carver
RADOVAN ZIVNY - CZECH REPUBLIC

Radek

Radek will
be creating a montage sculpture related to the inception of the euro currency
sketch
This is his sketch idea for:
PU3
Radek will work on one half of this PU

[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
sosLogo
Global Sand Sculpture Services

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"Samantha Cristoferetti and The International Space Station"
Sultans Of Sand Worldwide-Featured Carver
David Ducharme
- . Canada

David

 David  is providing
A rendering of the Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoferetti and the International  Space Station.
David's sketch idea for his piece this year.
sketch
pu 1 & 2 (two sided)
David will be sculpting one half of this poundup.

[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
sosLogo
Global Sand Sculpture Services

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"Cannes Film Festival"

Sultans Of Sand Worldwide - Featured Carver
Damon Farmer
- Kentucky, USA
Damon

 Damon will sculpt one of his French girls in a
 vintage poster of the classic French film festival, at Cannes..
Cannes
Damon's sketch idea for his piece this year.
PU3
Damon will work on one half of this PU
[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
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"European Unity Past, Present and Future"
Sultans Of Sand Worldwide - Featured Carver
Ilya Filimontsevv
- Russia
Ilya Filimontsev

Solidarity of Union Europa

 By Ilya Filimontsev

sketch
Sketch design
pu 1 & 2 (two sided)  
Nicholay will be sculpting one half of this poundup.
for Paris (Size is in meters)

[ [ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
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Global Sand Sculpture Services

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"The Beatles -Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Sand"
Sultans Of Sand Worldwide - Featured Carver
Baldrick Buckle
- the United Kingdom
Baldrick
  Baldrick will carve 

"The Beatles"
 in their 1967 alter ego personas of
 Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Sand..
sketch
Sketch
pu 1 & 2 (two sided)
(lengths in meters- all levels 0.5m high.)

[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
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Global Sand Sculpture Services

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" The Large Hadron Collider at CERN"
Sultans Of Sand Worldwide - Featured Carver
Martijn Rijerse - Rotterdam Holland
Martijn
Martijn will render
the Large Hadron Collider at CERN
sketch
Sketch

5
A petite poundup in Meters
All levels are 0.5 meters high.

[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
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Global Sand Sculpture Services

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"Cappo Di Sabbia"
Sultans Of Sand Worldwide -Featured Crew Member
Gianni Bottan 
-Jesolo Italy
Gianni Bottan
Click for larger image & more info.

Cappo di Sabbia

 (boss of the sand)
cappo di sabbia
Rich & Gianni (the mountain) Bottan

[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
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Global Sand Sculpture Services

© Copyright 2017 Varano Sand Sculpture Company LLC / The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide Sand Sculpture Services
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"Euro Community"
Sultans Of Sand Worldwide - Featured Carver
Dr. Elena Lana
- Jesolo,  Italy

Assistant to the director

Elena Lana
Click for larger image & more info.
 


The energetic and talented liaison
 between administration & crew.

elena

[ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
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Global Sand Sculpture Services

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"Euro Community"
Sultans Of Sand Worldwide -  Directing Manager
Rich Varano
- Florida, United States of America
Rich

Artistic Director

[ [ TOP ]   [ SUSANNE ]  [ JORIS ]  [ SANDY ]  [ DAVID ]  [ RADEK ]  [ MARTIJN ]  [ ILYA ]  [ BALDRICK ]  [ DAMON ]   [ GIANNI ]   [ ELENA ]   [ RICH ]      [ CONTACT ]
[ EURO COMMUNITY  HOME  [ PHOTOS ]   [ CREW ]    [ TECH  DATA ]   [ JESOLO ARCHIVES ]   [ SULTANS OF SAND HOME ]     [ CONTACT  ]
Another fine exhibition of world class sand sculpture.  
Designed &
d
irected
by Varano Sand Sculpture Company  LLC

aka

"The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide"
sosLogo
Global Sand Sculpture Services

© Copyright 2017 Varano Sand Sculpture Company LLC / The Sultans Of Sand Worldwide Sand Sculpture Services
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