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Disc-Shaped Stadiums

Concept Hockey Stadium in Ekaterinburg by Karina Garipowa

— September 12, 2010 — Art & Design
This concept design for a hockey stadium in Ekaterinburg, Russia by Karina Garipowa will certainly turn heads if it's ever built. The disc-shaped stadium features giant cutout portholes and a gaping entrance.

Stadiums and sports venues have really stepped up to the plate in terms of design. We saw some incredible architecture for the Beijing and Vancouver Olympic Games, which follows Karina Garipowa's hockey stadium design in the gallery above.

Implications - Consumers in contemporary society are only looking for designs that feature the most modern aesthetic. Products that are sleek are appealing to those who want to stay on the cutting edge with all of their purchases. Companies trying to increase their appeal could focus on this clean-cut style when coming out with their newest items.
Trend Themes
1. Sleek Stadium Architecture - Opportunity for architects and designers to create futuristic and visually striking sports venues that appeal to modern consumers.
2. Cutting Edge Design - Chance for companies to develop products with sleek and modern aesthetics, catering to consumers seeking contemporary and innovative designs.
3. Contemporary Aesthetics - Opportunity for businesses to tap into the trend of clean-cut styles, offering products that align with the modern preferences of consumers.
Industry Implications
1. Architecture and Design - Disruptive innovation potential in creating futuristic sports venues with sleek and visually striking architecture.
2. Consumer Electronics - Opportunity to develop cutting-edge technological products with modern and aesthetically appealing designs, targeting consumers who value contemporary aesthetics.
3. Fashion and Apparel - Chance to offer clothing and accessories that embody clean-cut and contemporary styles, appealing to consumers who prioritize sleek aesthetics.
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