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.
179 designers
Karim Rashid
Karim Rashid
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
David Rockwell
David Rockwell
Architect; Interior Designer; Scenic Designer
United States
Stephen Burrows
Stephen Burrows
Fashion Designer
United States
Milton Glaser
Milton Glaser
Graphic Designer
United States
Peter Eisenman
Peter Eisenman
Architect
United States
Sheila Bridges
Sheila Bridges
Interior Designer
United States
David Adjaye
David Adjaye
Architect
United Kingdom
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Carl Magnusson
Carl Magnusson
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Nathalie de Vries
Nathalie de Vries
Architect; Urban Designer
The Netherlands
Nancye Green
Nancye Green
Graphic Designer
United States
George Tscherny
George Tscherny
Graphic Designer
United States
Mikko Heikkinen
Mikko Heikkinen
Architect
Finland
Niels Diffrient
Niels Diffrient
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Farshid Moussavi
Farshid Moussavi
Architect
United Kingdom
Richard Sachs
Richard Sachs
Bicycle Builder
United States
Florian Idenburg
Florian Idenburg
Architect
United States
Anna Sui
Anna Sui
Fashion Designer
United States
Prem Krishnamurthy
Prem Krishnamurthy
Graphic Designer
United States
Peter Pennoyer
Peter Pennoyer
Architect
United States
Ken Carbone
Ken Carbone
Graphic Designer
United States
Margie Ruddick
Margie Ruddick
Landscape Designer
United States
Gijs Bakker
Gijs Bakker
Jewelry Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
The Netherlands
Massimo Pitis
Massimo Pitis
Graphic Designer
Italy
Andrés Duany
Andrés Duany
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Anthony Dunne
Anthony Dunne
Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Calvin Tsao
Calvin Tsao
Architect
United States
Tom Coward
Tom Coward
Architect
United Kingdom
Shigeru Ban
Shigeru Ban
Architect
Japan
Rudy VanderLans
Rudy VanderLans
Graphic Designer
United States
Mark Fox
Mark Fox
Graphic Designer
United States
Wendell Castle
Wendell Castle
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Warren Lehrer
Warren Lehrer
Graphic Designer
United States
Ed Ng
Ed Ng
Interior Designer
Hong Kong
Zuzana Licko
Zuzana Licko
Graphic Designer
United States
Billie Tsien
Billie Tsien
Architect
United States
Bob Gill
Bob Gill
Graphic Designer
United States
Craig Hodgetts
Craig Hodgetts
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Abbott Miller
Abbott Miller
Graphic Designer
United States
Jonathan Barnbrook
Jonathan Barnbrook
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Vincent Lacovara
Vincent Lacovara
Architect; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Steven Holl
Steven Holl
Architect
United States
Matali Crasset
Matali Crasset
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Ivan Chermayeff
Ivan Chermayeff
Graphic Designer
United States
Fritz Frenkler
Fritz Frenkler
Product/Industrial Designer
Germany
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Cleto Munari
Cleto Munari
Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Paula Scher
Paula Scher
Graphic Designer
United States