The emblem for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio was unveiled this Saturday. It was designed by Tátil, the same firm that designed the Olympics logo. Press release here. Detail of the logo and video presentation below (or after the jump).
Like Peter Gabriel Imson, the United States’ first born baby of 2011, the new emblem for the 2016 Summer Olympics to be held in Rio de Janeiro is the first major unveiling of 2011. Launched on New Year’s eve at Copacabana beach the new emblem is the result of a 130-plus-agency competition won by Brazilian design firm Tátil. A breakdown of the various meanings of the logo can be found at the official Rio 2016 website.