Designers

Invited designers (including architects, fashion designers, graphic designers, interior designers, landscape architects, product designers, urban designers, and other design professionals) have chosen books that inspire them and that have shaped their worldview or their ideas about design.
175 designers
David Adjaye
David Adjaye
Architect
United Kingdom
Jonathan Adler
Jonathan Adler
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Emilio Ambasz
Emilio Ambasz
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Gail Anderson
Gail Anderson
Graphic Designer
United States
Penny Drue Baird
Penny Drue Baird
Interior Designer
France, United States
Aldo Bakker
Aldo Bakker
Product/Industrial Designer
The Netherlands
Gijs Bakker
Gijs Bakker
Jewelry Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
The Netherlands
Diana Balmori
Diana Balmori
Landscape Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Shigeru Ban
Shigeru Ban
Architect
Japan
Chris Bangle
Chris Bangle
Car Designer
Italy
Jonathan Barnbrook
Jonathan Barnbrook
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Jeffrey Beers
Jeffrey Beers
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Deborah Berke
Deborah Berke
Architect
United States
Pierre Bernard
Pierre Bernard
Graphic Designer
France
Jeffrey Bernett
Jeffrey Bernett
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
James Biber
James Biber
Architect
United States
Coralie Bickford-Smith
Coralie Bickford-Smith
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Michael Bierut
Michael Bierut
Graphic Designer
United States
Jeffrey Bilhuber
Jeffrey Bilhuber
Interior Designer
United States
Peter Bohlin
Peter Bohlin
Architect
United States
Ronan Bouroullec
Ronan Bouroullec
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Sheila Bridges
Sheila Bridges
Interior Designer
United States
Tim Brown
Tim Brown
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Stephen Burrows
Stephen Burrows
Fashion Designer
United States
Shashi Caan
Shashi Caan
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom, United States
Ken Carbone
Ken Carbone
Graphic Designer
United States
Wendell Castle
Wendell Castle
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Ivan Chermayeff
Ivan Chermayeff
Graphic Designer
United States
Seymour Chwast
Seymour Chwast
Graphic Designer
United States
Alexander Cooper
Alexander Cooper
Architect
United States
Tom Coward
Tom Coward
Architect
United Kingdom
Matali Crasset
Matali Crasset
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands
Wim Crouwel
Wim Crouwel
Graphic Designer
The Netherlands
Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
Graphic Designer
United States
Ernest de la Torre
Ernest de la Torre
Interior Designer
United States
Nathalie de Vries
Nathalie de Vries
Architect; Urban Designer
The Netherlands
Paolo Deganello
Paolo Deganello
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Neil Denari
Neil Denari
Architect
United States
Niels Diffrient
Niels Diffrient
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Elizabeth Diller
Elizabeth Diller
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Andrés Duany
Andrés Duany
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Winka Dubbeldam
Winka Dubbeldam
Architect
United States
Anthony Dunne
Anthony Dunne
Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Craig Dykers
Craig Dykers
Architect
Norway, United States
David Easton
David Easton
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Peter Eisenman
Peter Eisenman
Architect
United States
Hartmut Esslinger
Hartmut Esslinger
Product/Industrial Designer
United States