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.
131 designers
Carbone, Ken Graphic Design United States 19
St. Clair, Temple Jewelry Design United States 17
Rucci, Ralph Fashion Design United States 16
Green, Nancye Graphic Design United States 33
Jacobsen, Hugh Newell Architecture United States 11
Tscherny, George Graphic Design United States 11
Wassmann, Christian Architecture United States 13
de la Torre, Ernest Interior Design United States 6
Sussman, Deborah Graphic Design, Interior Design United States 14
Solomonoff, Galia Architecture United States 17
Gill, Bob Graphic Design United States 26
Brown, Tim Product/Industrial Design United States 15
Caan, Shashi Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United Kingdom, United States 11
Beers, Jeffrey Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 8
Moss, Eric Owen Architecture United States 51
Glaser, Milton Graphic Design United States 18
Magnusson, Carl Product/Industrial Design United States 12
McCurry, Margaret Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 28
Chermayeff, Ivan Graphic Design United States 22
Diller, Elizabeth Architecture, Urban Design United States 14
Silvetti, Jorge Architecture, Urban Design United States 18
Barry, Barbara Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 1
Formosa, Dan Product/Industrial Design United States 15
Koeth, Alice Calligraphy United States 6
Holm, Jens Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design, Urban Design Denmark, United States 13
Lehrer, Warren Graphic Design United States 33
Graves, Michael Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 16
Chwast, Seymour Graphic Design United States 15
Maeda, John Graphic Design United States 11
Krakoff, Reed Fashion Design United States 12
Bernett, Jeffrey Product/Industrial Design United States 8
Goldberg, Carin Graphic Design United States 37
Freelon, Philip Architecture United States 11
Bilhuber, Jeffrey Interior Design United States 14
Weeks, David Product/Industrial Design United States 5
Krishnamurthy, Prem Graphic Design United States 8
Meier, Richard Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 40
Mizrahi, Isaac Fashion Design United States 13
Yabu, George Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design Canada, United States 6
Tigerman, Stanley Architecture United States 17
Wurman, Richard Saul Architecture, Graphic Design United States 17
Tolla, Ada Architecture Italy, United States 13
Sachs, Richard Bicycle Building United States 26
Rowley, Cynthia Fashion Design United States 14
Robertson, Jaquelin Architecture United States 31
Balmori, Diana Landscape Design, Urban Design United States 26
Bridges, Sheila Interior Design United States 10
Ruddick, Margie Landscape Design United States 10
Sagmeister, Stefan Graphic Design United States 11
Riehm, Juergen Architecture United States 18
Sui, Anna Fashion Design United States 13
Fili, Louise Graphic Design United States 36
Easton, David Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 21
Scofidio, Ricardo Architecture, Urban Design United States 14
Heller, Steven Graphic Design United States 55
Pushelberg, Glenn Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design Canada, United States 5
Burrows, Stephen Fashion Design United States 9
Haviv, Sagi Graphic Design United States 9
Denari, Neil Architecture United States 22
Pelli, Cesar Architecture United States 6
Jenks, Lisa Fashion Design, Jewelry Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 26
Manfredi, Michael Architecture United States 14
Tihany, Adam Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 9
Scher, Paula Graphic Design United States 23
VanderLans, Rudy Graphic Design United States 22
Frattini Magnusson, Emanuela Architecture, Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 11
Dykers, Craig Architecture Norway, United States 26
Miller, Abbott Graphic Design United States 23
Lynn, Greg Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 32
Olivares, Jonathan Product/Industrial Design United States 6
de Bretteville, Sheila Levrant Graphic Design United States 7
Norten, Enrique Architecture, Urban Design Mexico, United States 13
Anderson, Gail Graphic Design United States 26
Oldham, Todd Architecture, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Lighting Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 37
Scott Brown, Denise Architecture, Product/Industrial Design, Urban Design United States 49
Georgis, William Architecture, Interior Design United States 6
Castle, Wendell Product/Industrial Design United States 12
Berke, Deborah Architecture United States 19
Biber, James Architecture United States 19
Marantz, Paul Lighting Design United States 9
Eisenman, Peter Architecture United States 25
Venturi, Robert Architecture, Product/Industrial Design, Urban Design United States 49
Viemeister, Tucker Product/Industrial Design United States 4
Lin, Maya Architecture United States 5
Kundig, Tom Architecture United States 7
Rock, Michael Graphic Design United States 13
Zeisel, Eva Product/Industrial Design United States 2
Helfand, Jessica Graphic Design United States 14
Williams, Tod Architecture United States 9
Morla, Jennifer Graphic Design United States 9
Diffrient, Niels Product/Industrial Design United States 20
Dubbeldam, Winka Architecture United States 11
Idenburg, Florian Architecture United States 14
Hodgetts, Craig Architecture, Graphic Design United States 17
Meyers, Victoria Architecture United States 17
McKown, Zack Architecture United States 6
Piscuskas, David Architecture United States 17
Geismar, Tom Graphic Design United States 17
Ratti, Carlo Architecture Italy, United States 14
Riley, Terence Architecture United States 24
Tsien, Billie Architecture United States 10
Hinrichs, Kit Graphic Design United States 55
Adler, Jonathan Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 16
Bohlin, Peter Architecture United States 16
Duany, Andrés Architecture, Urban Design United States 11
Holl, Steven Architecture United States 27
Hampton, Alexa Interior Design United States 72
Cooper, Alexander Architecture United States 21
Hannah, Bruce Product/Industrial Design United States 16
Fisher, Jules Lighting Design United States 5
Baird, Penny Drue Interior Design France, United States 15
Esslinger, Hartmut Product/Industrial Design United States 12
Tsao, Calvin Architecture United States 6
Libeskind, Daniel Architecture United States 35
Vignelli, Massimo Graphic Design United States 36
Pennoyer, Peter Architecture United States 16
Predock, Antoine Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 18
Ambasz, Emilio Architecture, Product/Industrial Design United States 7
Gang, Jeanne Architecture United States 19
Lignano, Giuseppe Architecture Italy, United States 13
Rockwell, David Architecture, Interior Design, Scenic Design United States 15
Rashid, Karim Interior Design, Product/Industrial Design United States 17
Kalman, Maira Graphic Design United States 29
Mendelsund, Peter Graphic Design United States 17
Fox, Mark Graphic Design United States 10
Hardy, Hugh Architecture United States 11
Bierut, Michael Graphic Design United States 21
Kidd, Chip Graphic Design United States 17
Licko, Zuzana Graphic Design United States 10
Lois, George Graphic Design United States 24
Sorkin, Michael Architecture United States 38