Archinect - News 2015-05-26T03:52:55-04:00 Tokyo Olympic Stadium Entry by MenoMenoPiu Architects & FHF Architectes Alexander Walter 2013-03-19T17:53:00-04:00 >2013-03-19T18:21:16-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="362" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>A little while ago, we reported about Zaha Hadid Architects taking the first prize in the New National Stadium Japan competition and the selection of the 11 finalist projects. Here is now another design proposal for Tokyo's proposed Olympic Stadium which didn't quite make it among the final submissions: "The Twist" by French MenoMenoPiu Architects &amp; FHF Architectes.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Designing the ‘World’s Greatest Stadium - Japan National Stadium Anna Johnson 2012-11-20T11:11:00-05:00 >2012-11-20T11:12:11-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="304" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>As cultural and architectural icons, sporting stadiums are extremely important to a city&rsquo;s built of environment. As such, the structures maintain a high profile and promise acclaim to those who design and deliver them well.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Zaha Hadid Wins Japan National Stadium Design Competition Archinect 2012-11-15T12:02:00-05:00 >2012-11-29T11:30:46-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="367" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Japan&rsquo;s Sport Council on Thursday awarded a contract to design and construct a centerpiece, billion-dollar national stadium that forms a key part of Tokyo&rsquo;s bid to host the 2020 Olympic Games to lauded U.K. firm Zaha Hadid Architects.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Previously: <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">New National Stadium Japan Competition Unveils 11 Finalists</a></p> New National Stadium Japan Competition Unveils 11 Finalists Alexander Walter 2012-10-30T20:18:00-04:00 >2012-11-18T17:34:55-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="305" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Eleven finalists have been announced today in the international design competition for the New National Stadium Japan, including design heavy hitters like Zaha Hadid Architects, SANAA, UNStudio, and Toyo Ito. The finalists, announced by the Japan Sport Council (JSC) and jury chair Tadao Ando, were selected from 46 entries to proceed to the second and final competition round. The final winner will be selected on November 7 and officially announced later that month.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>