Wednesday, October 14, 2009

The Birds Nest, Beijing, China

A Swiss Architecture firm pushes the limits of design in competing for the Olympic stadium commission. They invited China's foremost artist Ai WeiWei to help design it.

"The man [Ai WeiWei] behind China's signature Olympic stadium has criticized .... the games and says he is going to boycott them. Ai WeiWei says Beijing is using pomp and propaganda to hide the true of face of China."