Notable Books of 2011

Invited designers (including architects, fashion designers, graphic designers, interior designers, landscape architects, product designers, urban designers, and other design professionals) have chosen these as the most notable design books of 2011. See complete Notable Design Books list
102 books
The Embodied Image: Imagination and Imagery in Architecture
Juhani Pallasmaa
TD 63-73: Total Design and Its Pioneering Role in Graphic Design
Ben Bos
Groundwork: Between Landscape and Architecture
Diana Balmori et al.
California Design 1930–1965
Wendy Kaplan. ed.
Helvetica and the New York City Subway System
Paul Shaw
Textiles, the Whole Story: Uses, Meanings, Significances
Beverly Gordon
Gerhard Richter: Panorama
Mark Godfrey et al.
Menu Design in America
Steven Heller et al.
The Ruins of Detroit
Yves Marchand et al.
Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life without Losing Its Soul
Howard Schultz et al.
Hussein Chalayan
Robert Violette, ed. et al.
Julius Shulman, Los Angeles
Sam Lubell et al.
KieranTimberlake: Inquiry
Stephen Kieran et al.
The Death and Life of Great American Cities: 50th Anniversary Edition
Jane Jacobs et al.