7/10/2011

Finalist for the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Port Competition

The winning entries have been announced for the Olympic Port in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  Sponsored by the City Government through the Instituto Pereira Passos, organized by the Rio de Janeiro chapter of the Institute of Architects of Brazil, and supported by the Organizing Committee for the 2016 Olympic Games, the competition aims to rebuild the old harbor area of Rio and thus be an important agent of this long-awaited process of urban renewal for the city and the entire region.  Here are the first and second place winners!  Check out the other entries here.

1st Place: Joao Pedro Backheuser




2nd Place: Roberto C. dos Santos Aflalo Filho