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Olympic emblems - decoding the language
[11/13] turin 2006
the emblem portrays the silhouette of the mole antonelliana. transformed into a mountain, among crystals of ice.
the crystals come together to form a web: the web of new technologies and the eternal olympic spirit of communion among peoples.
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The Olympic Museum
Olympic emblems - decoding the language
[10/13] athens 2004
the emblem is a wreath made from an olive tree branch "kotinos". a reference to the ancient olympic games, where the "kotinos" was the official award of olympic champions.
white and blue colors, found in the greek countryside.
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The Olympic Museum
Olympic emblems - decoding the language
[9/13] salt lake city 2002
the emblem represents a stylized snow crystal with bright colours: yellow, orange and blue for deserts, canyons and lakes. the colours found in the utah landscape.
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0 146 4 days ago

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The Olympic Museum
Olympic emblems - decoding the language
[8/13] sydney 2000
the emblem shows the figure of an athlete, using typically australian shapes and colours. the boomerangs and suggestions of sun and rocks, together with the colours of the harbour, beaches and red interior invoke the unique australian landscape.
a trail of smoke representing the silhouette of sydney's opera house.
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0 164 6 days ago

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Olympic emblems - decoding the language [7/13] los angeles 1984
the emblem branded "stars in motion", featuring 3 stars and 13 stripes for the first us states.
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1 149 2 weeks ago

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Olympic emblems - decoding the language [6/13] sarajevo 1984
the emblem symbolizes a stylized snowflake with the olympic rings above.
it also features the traditional design of the embroidery produced in the sarajevo region.
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2 130 2 weeks ago

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Olympic emblems - decoding the language [5/13] moscow 1980
a very graphic emblem : parallel lines in the shape of a pyramid and a five pointed star which serves as a reminder of the flag of the kremlin.
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2 186 2 weeks ago

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Olympic emblems - decoding the language [4/13] innsbruck 1964
the emblem represent the coat of arms of the city of innsbruck, illustrating the bridge over the river inn to which the city owes its name. the bridge and the five olympic rings symbolize the friendship between the young athletes of the different countries.
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The Olympic Museum
Olympic emblems - decoding the language [3/13] rome 1960
ancient rome commemorated in she-wolf design, showing suckling of romulus and remus, the city’s legendary twin founders.
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0 137 3 weeks ago

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The Olympic Museum
Olympic emblems - decoding the language
[2/13] london 1948
the first post-war olympic emblem, featuring the five rings on london's parliament building. big ben's clock face reads 4 o'clock, in honour of the opening ceremony start time.
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0 170 3 weeks ago

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Olympic emblems - decoding the language [1/13] paris 1924
the first summer games emblem. no olympic rings at that time.
a coat of arms of the city of paris showing a ship on the river la seine.
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