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.
176 designers
Reed Krakoff
Reed Krakoff
Fashion Designer
United States
Karim Rashid
Karim Rashid
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Richard Sachs
Richard Sachs
Bicycle Builder
United States
Rudy VanderLans
Rudy VanderLans
Graphic Designer
United States
Massimo Pitis
Massimo Pitis
Graphic Designer
Italy
Matali Crasset
Matali Crasset
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Jens Holm
Jens Holm
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
Denmark, United States
Tom Geismar
Tom Geismar
Graphic Designer
United States
Eric Owen Moss
Eric Owen Moss
Architect
United States
Milton Glaser
Milton Glaser
Graphic Designer
United States
Steven Heller
Steven Heller
Graphic Designer
United States
Glenn Pushelberg
Glenn Pushelberg
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
Vincent Van Duysen
Vincent Van Duysen
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Belgium
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands
Chris Bangle
Chris Bangle
Car Designer
Italy
Geoff Shearcroft
Geoff Shearcroft
Architect
United Kingdom
Juhani Pallasmaa
Juhani Pallasmaa
Architect
Finland
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Michael Sorkin
Michael Sorkin
Architect
United States
Cleto Munari
Cleto Munari
Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Jennifer Morla
Jennifer Morla
Graphic Designer
United States
David Easton
David Easton
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Bruce Hannah
Bruce Hannah
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Galia Solomonoff
Galia Solomonoff
Architect
United States
Zuzana Licko
Zuzana Licko
Graphic Designer
United States
Carl Magnusson
Carl Magnusson
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Massimo Vignelli
Massimo Vignelli
Graphic Designer
United States
Ada Tolla
Ada Tolla
Architect
Italy, United States
Coralie Bickford-Smith
Coralie Bickford-Smith
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Freeman Lau
Freeman Lau
Graphic Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
China
Pierre Bernard
Pierre Bernard
Graphic Designer
France
Hugh Hardy
Hugh Hardy
Architect
United States
Jeffrey Bernett
Jeffrey Bernett
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Cynthia Rowley
Cynthia Rowley
Fashion Designer
United States
Farshid Moussavi
Farshid Moussavi
Architect
United Kingdom
Neil Denari
Neil Denari
Architect
United States
Greg Lynn
Greg Lynn
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Vincent Lacovara
Vincent Lacovara
Architect; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Philip Freelon
Philip Freelon
Architect
United States
Winka Dubbeldam
Winka Dubbeldam
Architect
United States
Sagi Haviv
Sagi Haviv
Graphic Designer
United States
Adam Tihany
Adam Tihany
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Chip Kidd
Chip Kidd
Graphic Designer
United States
Deborah Berke
Deborah Berke
Architect
United States
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Christian Wassmann
Christian Wassmann
Architect
United States
Harry Pearce
Harry Pearce
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom