Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

This time we want to introduce a series of comic portraits that represent seventeen world-famous architects against their buildings in 8-bit manner. The series was created by a Barcelona-based architect and designer Federico Babina and entitled ARCHIPIX. However, we also thought that this work was a good chance to test our knowledge of famous architects and buildings. Moreover, the images look like screenshots from retro video game. So, we decided to turn this post into a sort of game and offer you to guess the architects and their projects on the images.

To check the answer, just click on a ‘+’ symbol below each image.

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Zaha Hadid

Building: Vitra Fire Station

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Mies van der Rohe

Building: S. R. Crown Hall

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright

Building: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Jean Nouvel

Building: Torre Agbar

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Alvar Aalto

Building: Riola Parish Church

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Rem Koolhaas

Building: CCTV Headquarters

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Antoni Gaudi

Building: Sagrada Fam?lia

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Norman Foster

Building: 30 St Mary Axe (the Gherkin)

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Richard Meier

Building: Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Le Corbusier

Building: Chapel of Notre Dame du Haut

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Louis Kahn

Building: Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Arata Isozaki

Building: Palau Sant Jordi

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Renzo Piano

Building: Jean-Marie Tjibaou Cultural Centre

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Tadao Ando

Building: Church of the Light

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Frank Owen Gehry

Building: Walt Disney Concert Hall

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Kazuyo Sejima

Building: Zollverein School of Management and Design

Guess famous architects on comic portraits by Federico Babina

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Architect: Toyo Ito

Building: Porta Fira Towers

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