New Tokyo 2020 Olympics logo draws mixed reaction, fails to excite

National Apr 26, 2016

New Tokyo 2020 Olympics logo draws mixed reaction, fails to excite

The official emblem picked by the Tokyo Olympic organizing committee received mixed reactions from art critics and the public. "It's simplistic and easy to understand. The use of just one color gives a strength and intensity to the logo," said art critic Takemi Kuresawa. He added ...

National Jul 2, 2015

IOC says Tokyo's preparations 'outstanding,' but costs need watching

The cost of venues for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics will have to be carefully watched and managed, but the Japanese capital's preparations are otherwise "outstanding," IOC Vice President John Coates said on Wednesday. Japan said on Monday that the new National Stadium, the centerpiece ...