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.
82 designers
Meier, Richard Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 40
Jacobsen, Hugh Newell Architecture United States 11
Wassmann, Christian Architecture United States 13
Wurman, Richard Saul Architecture, Graphic Design United States 18
Piscuskas, David Architecture United States 17
Frattini Magnusson, Emanuela Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 11
Cooper, Alexander Architecture United States 21
Raby, Fiona Architecture, Interaction Design, Product/Industrial Design United Kingdom 10
Oldham, Todd Architecture, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Lighting Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 37
Lacovara, Vincent Architecture, Urban Design United Kingdom 16
Meyers, Victoria Architecture United States 17
Van Duysen, Vincent Architecture, Interior Design, Lighting Design, Product/Industrial Design Belgium 7
Zucchi, Cino Architecture, Landscape Design, Urban Design Italy 15
Deganello, Paolo Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design Italy 17
Thun, Matteo Architecture, Interior Design, Lighting Design, Product/Industrial Design Italy 7
Diller, Elizabeth Architecture, Urban Design United States 14
Manfredi, Michael Architecture United States 14
Gang, Jeanne Architecture United States 19
Moussavi, Farshid Architecture United Kingdom 9
Biber, James Architecture United States 19
Silvetti, Jorge Architecture, Urban Design United States 18
Pennoyer, Peter Architecture United States 16
Norten, Enrique Architecture, Urban Design Mexico, United States 13
Easton, David Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 21
Pelli, Cesar Architecture United States 6
Holl, Steven Architecture United States 27
McKown, Zack Architecture United States 6
Foster, Norman Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United Kingdom 52
Dykers, Craig Architecture Norway, United States 26
Tsao, Calvin Architecture United States 6
Ratti, Carlo Architecture Italy, United States 14
Ambasz, Emilio Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 7
Beers, Jeffrey Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 8
Scott Brown, Denise Architecture, Product/Industrial Design, Urban Design United States 49
Tihany, Adam Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 9
Shearcroft, Geoff Architecture United Kingdom 16
Ban, Shigeru Architecture Japan 2
Idenburg, Florian Architecture United States 14
Riehm, Juergen Architecture United States 18
Georgis, William Architecture, Interior Design United States 6
Tolla, Ada Architecture Italy, United States 13
Coward, Tom Architecture United Kingdom 16
Denari, Neil Architecture United States 22
Robertson, Jaquelin Architecture United States 31
Freelon, Philip Architecture United States 11
Scofidio, Ricardo Architecture, Urban Design United States 14
Lignano, Giuseppe Architecture Italy, United States 13
McCurry, Margaret Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 28
Adjaye, David Architecture United Kingdom 18
Duany, Andrés Architecture, Urban Design United States 11
Lin, Maya Architecture United States 5
Tsien, Billie Architecture United States 10
Dubbeldam, Winka Architecture United States 11
Riley, Terence Architecture United States 24
Crouwel, Mels Architecture The Netherlands 16
Pallasmaa, Juhani Architecture Finland 18
Lynn, Greg Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 32
Libeskind, Daniel Architecture United States 35
Solomonoff, Galia Architecture United States 17
Venturi, Robert Architecture, Product/Industrial Design, Urban Design United States 49
de Vries, Nathalie Architecture, Urban Design The Netherlands 18
Fujimoto, Sou Architecture Japan 7
Tigerman, Stanley Architecture United States 17
Rockwell, David Architecture, Interior Design, Scenic Design United States 15
Ritchie, Ian Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design, Urban Design United Kingdom 48
Holm, Jens Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design, Urban Design Denmark, United States 13
Caan, Shashi Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United Kingdom, United States 11
Predock, Antoine Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 18
Bohlin, Peter Architecture United States 16
Eisenman, Peter Architecture United States 25
Berke, Deborah Architecture United States 19
Heikkinen, Mikko Architecture Finland 6
Williams, Tod Architecture United States 9
Hardy, Hugh Architecture United States 11
Kundig, Tom Architecture United States 7
Graves, Michael Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 16
Moss, Eric Owen Architecture United States 51
Hodgetts, Craig Architecture, Graphic Design United States 17
Mayer H., Jürgen Architecture, Cultural Interpretation, Urban Design Germany 21
Sorkin, Michael Architecture United States 38
Yim, Rocco Architecture Hong Kong 9
Massaud, Jean-Marie Architecture, Product/Industrial Design France 6