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Tuesday, 1 September 2015
Japan Backs Down
The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games seems to be coming unstuck from the outset. In July its new Olympic stadium was cancelled, due to spiralling costs. Now the official 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games logo by Kenjiro Sano has been withdrawn. Belgian designer Olivier Debie says Sano plagiarised his 2011 logo for the Theatre de Liege. Put side-by-side, the similarity is obvious. Silly Sano (CLICK).