Today the Architect Day is special. It's about the places that are being used in the Olympics games, in London 2012. Check out the works and the architects responsible for each project.

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Below are some projects where it is being performed the London 2012 Olympics. With large office projects like Zaha Hadid Architects, Hopkins, Magma among others, the gymnasiums and stadiums are highlighted by the imposing structures, but in places such as receiving a large audience, the functionality of the buildings is very important. Besides the projects to the achievement of sports, is also important to show the architecture used for the infrastructure of the event. Check it out!

London Aquatics Centre, London, UK. Zaha Hadid Architects

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © blokely.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Hufton + Crow

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Hufton + Crow

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Hufton + Crow

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Hufton + Crow

Basketball Arena, London, UK. Wilkinson Eyre Architects.

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © wilkinsoneyre.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © wilkinsoneyre.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © wilkinsoneyre.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © wilkinsoneyre.com

London Olympic Stadium, London, UK. Populous

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Anthony Charlton

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Populous

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Morley von Sternberg

Velodrome, London, UK. Hopkins Architects

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © hopkins.co.uk

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © hopkins.co.uk

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © hopkins.co.uk

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © hopkins.co.uk

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © hopkins.co.uk

Handball Arena, London, UK. Make Architects

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © makearchitects.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © makearchitects.com

ArcelorMittal Orbit, London, UK. Ushida Findlay

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Simon Kennedy

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Simon Kennedy

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Simon Kennedy

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Simon Kennedy

London Shooting Venue, London, UK. Magma Architecture

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © magmaarchitecture.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © magmaarchitecture.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © magmaarchitecture.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © magmaarchitecture.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © magmaarchitecture.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © magmaarchitecture.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © magmaarchitecture.com

Coca Cola Beatbox Pavilion, London, UK. Pernilla & Asif

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Hufton + Crow

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Hufton + Crow

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Hufton + Crow

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © Hufton + Crow

Primary Substation, London, UK. NORD

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © nordarchitecture.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © nordarchitecture.com

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © nordarchitecture.com

Olympic Energy Centres, London, UK. John McAslan + Partners

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © mcaslan.co.uk

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © mcaslan.co.uk

Architect Day: 2012 London Olympics Buildings
photo © mcaslan.co.uk

About the author of this post

My name is Marcelo Seferin, I’m an architect from Porto Alegre, Brazil and I’m the chief architect at Seferin Arquitetura, an office that works with architecture, interior design and sustainability projects.