The Phillipian via the Treasuries - part 3
Virtual Olympia, a digital reconstruction of ancient Olympia was a component of the exhibition and also available online. It was produced by the Powerhouse Museum in collaboration with Intel Corporation; 3D reconstructions/animations produced for the Powerhouse Museum by Osmosis and the University of Melbourne Department of Geomatics.
From July to November 2000, the Powerhouse Museum, presented the exhibition 1000 years of the Olympic Games: treasures of ancient Greece, as part of the cultural
festival complementing the Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games. This was a creative collaboration with the Hellenic Ministry of Culture, which generously lent the precious artefacts displayed in the exhibition.