Gallery: The Twist: MenoMenoPiu Architects Propose Solar-Powered Stadiu...

The host city for the 2020 Summer Olympics won't be named until September -- Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo are all in the running -- but architects are already developing designs for a potential Olympic stadium in Tokyo. This week, MenoMenoPiu Architects and FHF Architectes shared their plans for The Twist, a large spiral-shaped stadium that would feature large solar arrays and a rainwater collection system. The multifunctional stadium would be both environmentally sustainable and easily accessible for the rest of the city.

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  1. colin.k March 15, 2013 at 8:26 pm

    There was a contest held a while back to redesign the Tokyo National Stadium, and a design won by Zaha Hadid and should be complete before the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Tokyo. As eco-friendly as this design is, I think the Zaha Hadid design is quite striking and I\’ve always been a fan of her work.

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