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
David Rockwell
David Rockwell
Architect; Interior Designer; Scenic Designer
United States
Zack McKown
Zack McKown
Architect
United States
Adam Tihany
Adam Tihany
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jean-Marie Massaud
Jean-Marie Massaud
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Ada Tolla
Ada Tolla
Architect
Italy, United States
Craig Dykers
Craig Dykers
Architect
Norway, United States
Andrés Duany
Andrés Duany
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Nathalie de Vries
Nathalie de Vries
Architect; Urban Designer
The Netherlands
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands
Winka Dubbeldam
Winka Dubbeldam
Architect
United States
Cino Zucchi
Cino Zucchi
Architect; Landscape Designer; Urban Designer
Italy
Shigeru Ban
Shigeru Ban
Architect
Japan
Farshid Moussavi
Farshid Moussavi
Architect
United Kingdom
Greg Lynn
Greg Lynn
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Hugh Hardy
Hugh Hardy
Architect
United States
Juhani Pallasmaa
Juhani Pallasmaa
Architect
Finland
Florian Idenburg
Florian Idenburg
Architect
United States
Jorge Silvetti
Jorge Silvetti
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
David Adjaye
David Adjaye
Architect
United Kingdom
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Architect
United States
Tod Williams
Tod Williams
Architect
United States
Michael Graves
Michael Graves
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Margaret McCurry
Margaret McCurry
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Todd Oldham
Todd Oldham
Architect; Fashion Designer; Graphic Designer; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jeanne Gang
Jeanne Gang
Architect
United States
Sou Fujimoto
Sou Fujimoto
Architect
Japan
Michael Manfredi
Michael Manfredi
Architect
United States
Jürgen Mayer H.
Jürgen Mayer H.
Architect; Cultural Interpreter; Urban Designer
Germany
Tom Kundig
Tom Kundig
Architect
United States
Richard Meier
Richard Meier
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Michael Sorkin
Michael Sorkin
Architect
United States
David Piscuskas
David Piscuskas
Architect
United States
Steven Holl
Steven Holl
Architect
United States
Philip Freelon
Philip Freelon
Architect
United States
Jens Holm
Jens Holm
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
Denmark, United States
Tom Coward
Tom Coward
Architect
United Kingdom
Billie Tsien
Billie Tsien
Architect
United States
Daniel Libeskind
Daniel Libeskind
Architect
United States
Cesar Pelli
Cesar Pelli
Architect
United States
Stanley Tigerman
Stanley Tigerman
Architect
United States
Vincent Van Duysen
Vincent Van Duysen
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Belgium
Mikko Heikkinen
Mikko Heikkinen
Architect
Finland
Matteo Thun
Matteo Thun
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Shashi Caan
Shashi Caan
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom, United States
Giuseppe Lignano
Giuseppe Lignano
Architect
Italy, United States
Elizabeth Diller
Elizabeth Diller
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Denise Scott Brown
Denise Scott Brown
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States