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Olympic Stadium

From Bauhaus to Zaha: An Appreciation

Garo Gumusyan, AIA | Posted 04.25.2016 | Arts
Garo Gumusyan, AIA

Walter Gropius. IM Pei. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Philip Johnson. Le Corbusier. César Pelli. Frank Lloyd Wright. Buckminster Fuller. Antoni Gaudí. N...

Zaha Hadid: A Warrior Architect's Legacy

Garo Gumusyan, AIA | Posted 04.06.2016 | Arts
Garo Gumusyan, AIA

In reality, especially in America, public places built over the past few decades like the New Museum, LA Live, or Penn Station are mostly unpleasant places that are there to be endured rather than enjoyed.

44 Haunting Photographs Of Abandoned Sports Venues

The Huffington Post | Thomas McKenna | Posted 10.31.2014 | Sports

While some sporting venues become iconic characters in their own right, others are just discarded. Unlike Madison Square Garden and Old Trafford, thes...

Rod Sheard on Designing the Olympic Stadium and Sustainability (VIDEO) | Posted 10.17.2012 | Arts

Common consensus holds that a building of a certain scale, unless something extreme occurs, tends to be an unchanging landmark. Not so, according to R...

PHOTOS: Olympic Stadiums Worth Visiting

Travel + Leisure | Posted 10.04.2012 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

London's building boom is typical for host cities eager to make a big impression on the world stage. But the coolest stadiums make an enduring impression, not only through architectural flair and historic importance, but also by hosting events.

The London Olympics and the Future of Europe

Shahab Moghadam | Posted 09.26.2012 | Teen
Shahab Moghadam

On July 27, a torch will enter the Olympic Stadium in London, and that flame represents more than just the commencement of a global athletic tradition dating back centuries.

Our Favorite Olympic Stadiums Through The Years

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekof | Posted 01.24.2013 | Arts

With the Olympic ceremonies just one day away, we decided to take a look back at some of the best Olympic Stadium architecture through the years, and ...

How (Not) To Design The Olympics

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 06.26.2012 | Home

By Vanessa Quirk click here for original article Torre Calatrava, designed by Santiago Calatrava, is a symbol of the Barcelona Olympics - one of...

Live and Dangerous: Rock Concerts Around The World

Jeff Pollack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

Who: U2 What: 360 Tour Where: Rome, Olympic Stadium When: Oct. 8th, 2010 Why: U2 anywhere is a great experience but in Italy, a revelation. The 360 st...