Surprises STREB

(2012, 15 July) An amazing day planned in London by SurprisesSTREB. From all the hype this sounds like just the kind of thing that a Cultural Olympiad should be about[…]

Rio Occupation London

(8 july, 2012) while the metropolitan police will be wondering whether the Occupy movement will take hold ofLondon during the Games, they might not have expected an international occupation endorsed[…]

Land of Giants

(30 June, 2012) Belfast will be hosting a public realm spectacle this week, which will be launched from the historic site of the Titanic slipways. Land of Giants promises to[…]

Peace Camp 2012

(19-22 July, 2012) Few will have heard of the Olympic Truce, a programme that aims to promote peace during the Olympic Games. Its main aim is to ensure athletes have[…]

London 2012 Festival Olympic Films

(25 June, 2012) As part of London 2012 Festival, 4 new films have been commissioned along the Olympic & Paralympic theme. They will begin showing over the next few days[…]

Hackney Weekend 2012

(22 June, 2012) You could be forgiven for missing the fact that Hackney Weekend 2012 is an Olympic related cultural event, but if you take a look at the stage[…]

London 2012 Festival launch in the North

(21 June, 2012) The starting point for London 2012 Festival in the North of England took place in Bowness-on-Windermere this Thursday, mid-summer’s day, however, there was little sun to be[…]

Our London 2012 News Portal

Culture @ the Olympics has created a London 2012 specific site where we will post all cultural and arts related activity before and during the Games. Take a peek and[…]

Prometheus Awakes

(22 June, 2012) Presented by two awesome production companies, this mega public spectacle looks like a great night out in Greenwich, invoking the ancient origins of the Olympic Gods and[…]

Olympic Art Review

(3 July, 2012) The Olympic Art Review conference will focus on the Art in the Park commissions in the Olympic Park and the broader cultural strategy for East London to present information[…]