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Added Feb 13 2018

Asif Khan has coated the Olympic pavilion with light-absorbing Vantablack to create the impression of “a window cut in space.” Upon entering the pavilion, visitors are taken on a visual journey from a black structure into a white, multi-sensory hydrophonic water installation. More on this original Olympic structure: http://bit.ly/2Es7tnZ

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https://www.dezeen.com/2018/02/07/asif-khan-coats-pavilion-super-dark-vantablack-vbx2-pyeongchang-winter-olympics-2018-worlds-darkest-material/
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February 13, 2018
    Asif Khan reveals super-dark Vantablack pavilion for Winter Olympics 2018
    Asif Khan has unveiled a pavilion at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games in South Korea, described as the "darkest building on earth". The British architect spray-painted the 10-metre-high temporary structure with Vantablack VBx2, a substance that absorbs over 99 per cent of light.
    https://www.dezeen.com

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