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    • Tim Horn

      Melting men: Thousand ice sculptures left to thaw in the sun to highlight climate change in Arctic. By Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo.

    • Jérôme Bajulaz

      In 2009 Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo carved 1,000 'Melting Men' out of ice and placed them in Berlin's Gendarmenmarkt Square to bring awareness to Global Warming.

    • Marina Portela

      In 2009, Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo carved these ice sculptures of men on the steps of Gendermenmarkt Square in Berlin. Azevedo created the thousand miniature people to shed light on the effects of global warming and the World Wildlife Fund’s warning that melting ice could cause water levels to rise.

    • Baisha Green

      Melting Men is a series of art installations from the Minimum Monument project created by Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo

    • Claudia Torres Biscaia

      In 2009, Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo carved these incredible tiny ice sculptures of men on the steps of Gendermenmarkt Square in Berlin.

    • N Sagar

      Melting ice figures Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo carved the figures out of ice and placed them on steps in the central Gendarmenmarkt square where they began to melt within about half an hour. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1210783/Melting-men-Thousand-ice-sculptures-left-thaw-sun-highlight-climate-change-Arctic.html#ixzz3E9HvmQsA Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

    • Caroline Warner

      Melting Ice men - In 2009, Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo carved these incredible tiny ice sculptures of men on the steps of Gendermenmarkt Square in Berlin. Aside from being beautiful, Azeveedo created the thousand miniature people to shed light on the effects of global warming and the World Wildlife Fund’s warning that melting ice could cause water levels to rise. Needless to say, the tiny men didn’t stay sitting for long.

    • Webistola

      Melting Men Art Installation for WWF by Brazilian Artist Nele Azevedo

    • Patrice Damico

      Nele Azevedo's Melting Men Ice Sculptures

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