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.
178 designers
David Rockwell
David Rockwell
Architect; Interior Designer; Scenic Designer
United States
Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
Graphic Designer
United States
Jonathan Adler
Jonathan Adler
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Zuzana Licko
Zuzana Licko
Graphic Designer
United States
Abbott Miller
Abbott Miller
Graphic Designer
United States
Peter Mendelsund
Peter Mendelsund
Graphic Designer
United States
Jeffrey Beers
Jeffrey Beers
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Christian Wassmann
Christian Wassmann
Architect
United States
Farshid Moussavi
Farshid Moussavi
Architect
United Kingdom
Temple St. Clair
Temple St. Clair
Jewelry Designer
United States
Steven Heller
Steven Heller
Graphic Designer
United States
Alexa Hampton
Alexa Hampton
Interior Designer
United States
Reed Krakoff
Reed Krakoff
Fashion Designer
United States
Jonathan Olivares
Jonathan Olivares
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Tod Williams
Tod Williams
Architect
United States
Ernest de la Torre
Ernest de la Torre
Interior Designer
United States
Jaquelin Robertson
Jaquelin Robertson
Architect
United States
Cleto Munari
Cleto Munari
Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Tom Kundig
Tom Kundig
Architect
United States
David Easton
David Easton
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Craig Hodgetts
Craig Hodgetts
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Jean-Marie Massaud
Jean-Marie Massaud
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Denise Scott Brown
Denise Scott Brown
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Mikko Heikkinen
Mikko Heikkinen
Architect
Finland
Massimo Vignelli
Massimo Vignelli
Graphic Designer
United States
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands
Enrique Norten
Enrique Norten
Architect; Urban Designer
Mexico, United States
Sagi Haviv
Sagi Haviv
Graphic Designer
United States
Juergen Riehm
Juergen Riehm
Architect
United States
Geoff Shearcroft
Geoff Shearcroft
Architect
United Kingdom
Ricardo Scofidio
Ricardo Scofidio
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Chip Kidd
Chip Kidd
Graphic Designer
United States
Jessica Helfand
Jessica Helfand
Graphic Designer
United States
Wendell Castle
Wendell Castle
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Emanuela Frattini Magnusson
Emanuela Frattini Magnusson
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Wim Crouwel
Wim Crouwel
Graphic Designer
The Netherlands
Margie Ruddick
Margie Ruddick
Landscape Designer
United States
Ronan Bouroullec
Ronan Bouroullec
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Richard Sachs
Richard Sachs
Bicycle Builder
United States
Jennifer Morla
Jennifer Morla
Graphic Designer
United States
Calvin Tsao
Calvin Tsao
Architect
United States
Ralph Rucci
Ralph Rucci
Fashion Designer
United States
Richard Meier
Richard Meier
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Nancye Green
Nancye Green
Graphic Designer
United States
Carl Magnusson
Carl Magnusson
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Robert Venturi
Robert Venturi
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States