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