According to the official press release (via Under Consideration), the Tokyo Olympics logo is filled with symbolism:
The black colour of the central column represents diversity, the combination of all colours. The shape of the circle represents an inclusive world in which everyone accepts each other. The red of the circle represents the power of every beating heart.
The Théâtre de Liège logo dates from 2013.
On Twitter, graphic designer Olivier Debie uploaded the animated image below, asking if the Tokyo Olympics logo was plagarism. Note that even the fonts do appear somewhat similar.
As Fashion Snap reports, other Twitter users say the logos are different. Well, what do you think?
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