Mariano Rivera ice sculpture by Shintaro Okamoto unveiled in the Bronx

Shintaro Okamoto was hired to carve a bust

Shintaro Okamoto was hired to carve a bust of retired Yankees closer Mariano Rivera. (January 26, 2014 2:33 PM)

A business improvement district in the Bronx is celebrating the NHL Stadium Series at Yankee Stadium with a special statue of one the Yankees' finest.

Internationally renowned ice sculptor Shintaro Okamoto was hired to carve a 250-pound bust of retired Yankees closer Mariano Rivera.

Okamoto, a New York native, has carved ice sculptures for fashion shows, film premieres, product launches...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with acccess to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?
Subscribe

Comments

advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12