Chosen Books

Invited designers and commentators have chosen these as the books that inspire them and that have shaped their worldview or their ideas about design.
2000 books
Costume Patterns and Designs
Max Tilke
Shadow of the Silk Road
Colin Thubron
Sir John Soane: The Architect as Collector, 1753-1837
Peter Thornton et al.
Form & Decoration: Innovation in the Decorative Arts, 1470–1870
Peter Thornton
The Work of Hipgnosis
Storm Thorgerson
At the Edge of History
William Irwin Thompson
The Dictionary of Visual Language
Philip Thompson et al.
The Making of the English Working Class
E. P. Thompson
A Child’s Christmas in Wales
Dylan Thomas
The Marsh Arabs
Wilfred Thesiger
The Warren Commission Report
The President’s Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Vanity Fair
William Makepeace Thackeray
Design After Modernism: Beyond the Object
John Thackara
The World Must Change: Graphic Design and Idealism
Leonie Ten Duis et al.
Elizabeth Taylor: My Love Affair with Jewelry
Elizabeth Taylor
Geoffrey Bawa
Brian Brace Taylor
Design Going Forward (與設計向前行)
Ikko Tanaka
Japan Design
Ikko Tanaka et al.
Confronting Silence
Toru Takemitsu
Les Créateurs du temps
Kazuyuki Takahashi
Selected Short Stories
Rabindranath Tagore
The Sphere and the Labyrinth (La sfera e il labirinto)
Manfredo Tafuri et al.
Theories and History of Architecture (Teoria e storia dell’architettura)
Manfredo Tafuri
Interpreting the Renaissance (Ricerca dell’Rinascimento)
Manfredo Tafuri
Architecture and Utopia
Manfredo Tafuri
Agricola and Germania
Cornelius Tacitus et al.
Riders to the Sea
John Millington Synge
Wooden Houses
Makoto Suzuki et al.
Prague–New York
Ladislav Sutnar
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