Sunday, March 2, 2014

Art Competitions Were Olympic Games!

Werner Egk (1901–1983), compositeur allemand / deutscher KomponistOlympic Festive Music
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Deutsche Post 
And "Yes", surprise I didn't expect that at all , Drawings and watercolors, Music, Sculpturing, Poetry ...etc., were considered as integral parts of the movement by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Pierre de Coubertin -the father of the modern Olympic Games and IOC founder- and that is for honoring the complete essence of the Ancient Olympic Games, after seven (7)appearances (1912- 1948), the Art Competition and following a final appearance at the 1948 Summer Olympics (London) , art competitions were removed from the Olympic program

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