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