Sunday, April 15, 2007

Beijing: (Re)construction:: 2008 Olympics

New buildings under construction for the 2008 Olympics include the sleek National Swimming Center aka "Watercube" (PTW), the elegant Olympic Stadium aka "Bird's Nest" (Herzog & DeMeuron), and the Grand National Theater aka "The Egg" (Paul Andreu Architecte and ADP).

Interesting article from the NY Times about China's changing habits in anticipation for the Olympics....

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