orbit tower london olympic 2012

The iconic ArcelorMittal Orbit looms large over the London skyline - I think it should have had material attached near the top and with light effects and the material blowing in the wind it would have looked like an enormous Olympic torch

London 2012 Olympic Park:The north park consists of picturesque sculpted landforms and wild river banks, while the south is a harder world of entertainment plazas and towpath edges. Photo: Anthony Charlton/ODA

London 2012 Olympic Park:The north park consists of picturesque sculpted landforms and wild river banks, while the south is a harder world of entertainment plazas and towpath edges.

But garden designer Sarah Price, who is also co-designer of London's Olympic Park, created a ravishingly pretty meadow at the show this year, using her fine art background to compose the colors, textures, and shapes of her plants into a tangible design that earned a surprise medal. There are groups among her wildflowers and there are individuals, but they never become a mob.

A Surprise Gold Medal at the Chelsea Flower Show

Sarah Price - Chelsea Flower Show Multi-stemmed birch trees provide the solid verticals in this ethereal, wavy garden

London Olympic Park

the two permanent bridges at the center of the olympic park aim to be a continuous landscape that seamlessly extends across the various waterways and railways, forming a primary movement infrastructure surface for the park.

Watch London Olympics 2012: BMX Cycling in London Olympic

Watch London Olympics 2012: BMX Cycling in London Olympic

Riders compete in the UCI BMX Supercross World Cup 2011 – London

"Water, Water Everywhere..." Alex Meyer of the U.S. drinks as he competes in the men's 10km marathon swimming at Hyde Park during the London Olympic Games

Alex Meyer of the U. drinks as he competes in the men's marathon swimming at Hyde Park during the London Olympic Games August

Olympic Smiles.. Michael Phelps of the United Sates smiles on the pool deck during a training session ahead of the London Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre in Olympic Park on July 24, 2012 in London, England.

Michael Phelps of the United Sates smiles on the pool deck during a training session ahead of the London Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre in Olympic Park on July 2012 in London, England.

Anish Kapoor's Recycled Steel ArcelorMittal Orbit Tower Provides Views of London's Olympic Park | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

Anish Kapoor's Recycled Steel ArcelorMittal Orbit Tower Provides Views of London's Olympic Park

Green Architecture: Anish Kapoor’s Recycled Steel ArcelorMittal Orbit Tower Provides Views of London’s Olympic Park

Queen Elizabeth II and Sebastian Coe visit the Aquatics Centre for the Swimming competitions during the London Olympic Games held at the Olympic Park in London

Queen Elizabeth II Photos Photos: Queen Elizabeth II and Sebastian Coe visit the Aquatics Centre for the Swimming competitions during the London Olympic Games held at the Olympic Park in London

Queen Elizabeth II and Sebastian Coe visit the Aquatics Centre for the Swimming competitions during the London Olympic Games held at the Olympic Park in London

準建築人手札網站 Forgemind ArchiMedia | Anish Kapoor, Cecil Balmond 聯手設計2012年 London Olympics 倫敦奧運塔 ArcelorMittal Orbit Tower, Progress in the construction of the ArcelorMittal Orbit is seen at the London Olympic Park in East London February 25, 2011. Designed by artist Anish Kapoor and structural engineer, Cecil Balmond, the 115m high ArcelorMittal Orbit will be the tallest sculpture in the UK and will offer unparalleled views of the Olympic Park and Lo

Weaving junk metal into Olympic gold Anish Kapoor’s spectacular sculpture – made from 900 tons of steel salvaged from old washing machines and wrecked cars –

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