All photos courtesy Simon Beck

Check out these incredible works by English artist Simon Beck.

Kate Wertheimer  – December 18, 2019 | Updated December 15, 2020

Simon Beck‘s art is inspired by the natural wonder and intricate nature of snowflakes; he travels the world carving large-scale artworks (around 300 pieces to date) into snow-covered landscapes using only his manpower and a pair of snowshoes. Many of his ideas come from patterns found in nature (snowflakes, spiraled cactus spears, cannabis leaves); crop circles; mathematical equations; and even iconic artists such as Vincent Van Gogh. Take a tour of some of Beck’s best works right here.

Beck also creates amazing sand art sculptures; if you’re looking to (mentally) escape the cold for a bit, check out his Instragram for more inspiring shots of works in both mediums.

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