Olympic Games 1968 Mexico City

19th Olympiad


Sports: 20

Events: 172

National Teams: 112

Participants: 5,558


pictograms olympic games 1968 Mexico City

Artistic directors:     Manuel Villazon,   Mathias Goerlitz
Graphic designers:   Lance Wyman,   Eduardo Terrazas

Language problems associated with guiding and informing participants and the general public were minimized through the use of concise Olympic symbology.

A group of Olympic Identity Program designers collaborated on the creation of these symbols, which were employed to designate the events and installations for bboth the sports program and the Cultural Olympiad.

( Source document:   Official Report 1968, Vol. 2, page 307)
© 1969,  Organizing Committee of the Games of the XIX Olympiad, MEXICO 68

Ticket with several pictograms

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