Graphic Designer Creates Typographic City Logos Based On Their Famous Landmarks

Yemen-based graphic designer Mohamed Aljaadaby has come up with an interesting project that features typographic wordmark logos of cities in the shape of their famous monuments and landmarks.

For example, the logo for Sydney is the word ‘Sydney’ warped in the shape of the Opera House. The logo for Athens is the Acropolis with the word ‘Athens’ in the negative space between the pillars. The logo for Agra is in the shape of the Taj Mahal, and so on. Check out the project below.

Athens

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Athens
Acropolis of Athens

 

Agra

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Agra
Taj Mahal

 

Amsterdam

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Amsterdam
Molen van Sloten

 

Bangkok

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Bangkok
Wat Arun Temple

 

Barcelona

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Barcelona
Sagrada Família

 

Beijing

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Beijing
Temple of Heaven

 

Beirut

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Beirut
Al-Abed Clock Tower

 

Berlin

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Berlin
Brandenburg Gate

 

Baghdad

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Baghdad
Al-Shaheed Monument

 

Bern

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Bern
Bern Minster

 

Cairo

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Cairo
Cairo Tower

 

Caracas

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Caracas
National Pantheon of Venezuela

 

Damascus

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Damascus
Damascene Sword Monument

 

Dubai

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Dubai (Burj Khalifa)
Burj Khalifa
Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Dubai (Burj Al Arab)
Burj Al Arab

 

Giza

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Giza
Great Pyramid of Giza

 

Islamabad

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Islamabad
Faisal Mosque

 

Istanbul

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Istanbul
Blue Mosque

 

Jakarta

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Jakarta
Monumen Nasional

 

Kabul

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Kabul
Abdul Rahman Mosque

 

Kuala Lumpur

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Kuala Lumpur
Petronas Towers

 

Lima

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Lima
Basilica and Convent of San Francisco, Lima

 

Lisbon

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Lisbon
Belém Tower

 

London

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - London
Big Ben

 

Mecca

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Mecca
Kaaba

 

Moscow

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Moscow
St. Basil’s Cathedral

 

New York

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - New York
Statue of Liberty

 

Nur Sultan

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Nur Sultan
Baiterek

 

Ottawa

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Ottawa
Centre Block

 

Paris

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Paris (Eiffel Tower)
Eiffel Tower
Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Paris
Arc de Triomphe

 

Petra

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Petra
Raqmu

 

Prague

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Prague
Church of Our Lady before Týn

 

Quds

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Quds
Al-Aqsa Mosque

 

Rabat

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - v
Mausoleum of Mohammed V

 

Rio de Janeiro

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Rio de Janeiro
Christ the Redeemer Statue

 

Riyadh

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Riyadh
Kingdom Centre

 

Roma

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Roma
Colosseum

 

Sanaa

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Sanaa
Al-Saleh Mosque

 

Seoul

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Seoul
N Seoul Tower

 

Sydney

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Sydney
Sydney Opera House

 

Taipei

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Taipei
Taipei 101

 

Tehran

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Tehran
Azadi Tower

 

Tokyo

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Tokyo
Tokyo Skytree

 

Aljaadaby also created these three country logos:

Italy

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Italy
Leaning Tower of Pisa

 

Kuwait

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Kuwait
Kuwait Towers

 

Mexico

Typographic city logos based on their famous landmarks - Mexico
Temple of Kukulkan

 

Watch the workflow for the Burj Khalifa logo

 

Aljaadaby used Adobe Illustrator to create these logos. Which one’s your favourite? Share this post with a designer friend and voice your views in the comments below. All logos © Mohamed Aljaadaby.

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