Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

“The official emblem of Beijing 2008 entitled “Chinese Seal-Dancing Beijing” cleverly combines the Chinese seal and the art of calligraphy with sporting features, transforming the elements into a human figure running forward and embracing triumph. The figure resembles the Chinese character “Jing”, which stands for the name of the host city and represents a particularly significant Chinese style.“

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Read more on how the Chinese came up with the idea…

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~ by pickholes on October 29, 2007.

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