Lkhagvadorj “George” Dorjsuren

Born Dorjsuren Lkhagvadorj, he now goes by his Alaskan given nickname “George” which he earned at the World Ice Sculpture  Championship in Fairbanks, Alaska. The volunteers there nicknamed him “George” because of the difficulty they have pronouncing his Mongolian name. Like everything else, he accepts it with a grin and gets right back to his work. George was the first Mongolian to carve ice as an art form