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
Vincent Van Duysen
Vincent Van Duysen
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Belgium
Richard Saul Wurman
Richard Saul Wurman
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Jorge Silvetti
Jorge Silvetti
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
David Piscuskas
David Piscuskas
Architect
United States
Juhani Pallasmaa
Juhani Pallasmaa
Architect
Finland
Craig Dykers
Craig Dykers
Architect
Norway, United States
Zack McKown
Zack McKown
Architect
United States
Todd Oldham
Todd Oldham
Architect; Fashion Designer; Graphic Designer; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Geoff Shearcroft
Geoff Shearcroft
Architect
United Kingdom
Elizabeth Diller
Elizabeth Diller
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Peter Pennoyer
Peter Pennoyer
Architect
United States
Margaret McCurry
Margaret McCurry
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Paolo Deganello
Paolo Deganello
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Greg Lynn
Greg Lynn
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jeffrey Beers
Jeffrey Beers
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Alexander Cooper
Alexander Cooper
Architect
United States
Matteo Thun
Matteo Thun
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
David Easton
David Easton
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Mikko Heikkinen
Mikko Heikkinen
Architect
Finland
Jens Holm
Jens Holm
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
Denmark, United States
Andrés Duany
Andrés Duany
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Carlo Ratti
Carlo Ratti
Architect
Italy, United States
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Eric Owen Moss
Eric Owen Moss
Architect
United States
Adam Tihany
Adam Tihany
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Neil Denari
Neil Denari
Architect
United States
Tom Kundig
Tom Kundig
Architect
United States
Robert Venturi
Robert Venturi
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Tom Coward
Tom Coward
Architect
United Kingdom
Deborah Berke
Deborah Berke
Architect
United States
Stanley Tigerman
Stanley Tigerman
Architect
United States
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Billie Tsien
Billie Tsien
Architect
United States
Michael Graves
Michael Graves
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Shigeru Ban
Shigeru Ban
Architect
Japan
Hugh Hardy
Hugh Hardy
Architect
United States
William Georgis
William Georgis
Architect; Interior Designer
United States
Daniel Libeskind
Daniel Libeskind
Architect
United States
David Adjaye
David Adjaye
Architect
United Kingdom
Rocco Yim
Rocco Yim
Architect
Hong Kong
Christian Wassmann
Christian Wassmann
Architect
United States
Philip Freelon
Philip Freelon
Architect
United States
Winka Dubbeldam
Winka Dubbeldam
Architect
United States
Cino Zucchi
Cino Zucchi
Architect; Landscape Designer; Urban Designer
Italy
David Rockwell
David Rockwell
Architect; Interior Designer; Scenic Designer
United States
Jean-Marie Massaud
Jean-Marie Massaud
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Cesar Pelli
Cesar Pelli
Architect
United States