Bogdan Kutsevych


2023 ‐ Reserch student, University of Tokyo
2015‐2016 MSc in Sustainable Design of Cardiff University, Welsh School of Architecture, United Kingdom
2015 Architectural Association Visiting School, Baku, Azerbaijan
2003 Entered the Union of Architects of Ukraine
2002 International Course on Wood Conservation Technology, Oslo, Norway
1994‐2000 MArch in Architecture, National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture, Kyiv, Ukraine

2023 International Sand Sculpture Festival "Summer Signs“, Jelgava, Latvia
2021, 2022 International Straw and Hay Sculpture Contest “Fen Art Pontebba”, Pontebba, Italy (Jury prize)

2020 Nordic Ice Sculpture Competition, Hetta, Finland
2020 Nallikari Snow Fest, Nallikari, Finland
2020 World Ice Art Championship, Gaeta, Italy
2019, 2021 Luvattumaa Levi Ice gallery and hotel, Levi, Finland
2019, 2021, 2022 Poznan Ice festival, Poznan, Poland
2019 Snow festival “Snow Art Pontebba”, Pontebba, Italy
2019 The 24th Harbin International Snow sculpture competition, Harbin, China (Best Creativity Prize)
2019 The 33rd Harbin International Ice sculpture competition, Harbin, China
2019 International Ice‐assemblage sculpture championship, Harbin, China
2018 The 2nd Arshaan Cup International Ice Sculpture Grand Prix, Arshaan, China
2018 Straw sculpture for Inclusive educational project in Kyiv, Ukraine
2018 European Sand Carving Championships , Enonkoski, Finland
2018 International Snow Sculpture Event Fête d’hiver , Saint‐Jean‐Port‐Joli, Canada
2018 Quebec Winter Carnival, Quebec City, Canada (Third Prize)
2017, 2018, 2022 International Straw and Hay Sculpture Contest, Valloire, France
2017 International Sand Sculpture Event in Yambo, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
2017, 2018, 2022 International Sand Sculpture Festival in Rorschach, Switzerland
2017 International Straw, Hay and Corn Sculpture Competition in Colima, Mexico
2017 Snow Sculpture Festival in Bukovel, Ukraine
2017, 2018, 2020, 2022 World Snow Festival in Grindelwald, Switzerland (First Prize)
2016 The First Ice and Snow Carnival in Changbai, China
2016, 2022 International Sand Sculpture Festival, Kalmar, Sweden (Third Public Prize)
2016, 2019 Tromso International Snow Festival, Tromso, Norway
2015, 2016 Budweiser International Snow Sculpture Championship, Breckenridge, USA
2014, 2015 International Snow Sculpting competition Chicago Snow days, Chicago, USA
2009 Zehnder's International Snowfest, Frankenmuth, USA
2009 International Snow Sculpting competition, Sarnia, Canada


2022 Solo First place


2022 Doubles First place

Recently named America's #1 Beach, the Siesta Key Crystal Classic has become a favorite of the professional sand sculptors who have competed here.


The free, open-air Breeze Siesta Key Trolley runs daily from 8am to 10pm between Siesta Key Village and Turtle Beach.

Transportation from Siesta Key Mall or Gulf Gate Station to Siesta Key is provided through Breeze OnDemand.

Customers can request a ride through the OnDemand by Sarasota County mobile app, through the website, or by calling 941-300-1553. Each trip costs $2 per passenger and can pickup and drop-off at any Siesta Key address. Rides can be booked for 1 to 4 passengers. Other customers may be picked up or dropped off during each trip.