The Panathenaic or Panathinaiko Stadium, also known as the Kallimarmaro “beautifully marbled”, is an athletic stadium in Athens that hosted the first modern Olympic Games in 1896. Image credit: Wikimedia Commons
BMW Group, Official Automotive Partner to the London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games, has presented its pavilion at the Olympic Park, designed by British firm Serie Architects.
Two stadiums for the occasion of 2012 UEFA European football championship, have been completed by Hamburg-based gmp Architekten. The ‘National stadium’ in Warsaw, Poland, and the ‘Olympic stadium’ in Kiev, Ukraine. National stadium, image credit Marcus Bredt
In celebration of LEGO‘s 80th birthday on May 13, LEGO Korea has built the world’s tallest tower, in front of Seoul’s Olympic Stadium. With more than 50,000 bricks, is 31.9 meters high, and broke the previous record set in France at 31.6 meters.