Digby Warde-Aldam

The mesmerising Olympic posters designed by the likes of Warhol and Whiteread

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Howard Hodgkin’s poster for the 2012 London Games, featuring the painting ‘Swimming’ (2011) [© The Estate of Howard Hodgkin, DACS/Artimage 2024, © International Olympic Committee. Courtesy Olympic Museum, Lausanne, Switzerland]

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