London is calling, and Rio 2016™ official website gets in the mood! One day before the Opening Ceremony of the world’s biggest sport event, the portal gets a new look, new contents and a special coverage on the days prior to the great moment: the handover of the Olympic Flag to Rio de Janeiro!
On 12 August, London 2012 closing date, the Cidade Maravilhosa becomes the Olympic City. Until then, the world may get a taste of the city and the country at Casa Brasil, coloring in green and yellow the traditional Somerset House located on the banks of the Thames River in the British capital.
The exhibition will show paintings, sculptures, photographs, video installations and graphic design pieces, among other works from Brazilian contemporary artists
A space in the Somerset House’s mezzanine in London will bring together paintings, sculptures, photographs and video installations, among other works of contemporary artists
President of Rio 2016™, Carlos Arthur Nuzman, celebrates the historic day for Brazilian sport
Venue will host exhibitions, concerts and seminars during this year’s 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Rio 2016™ will also have a team of observers
The honour was granted by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee last Sunday