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.
175 designers
Jonathan Olivares
Jonathan Olivares
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Ernest de la Torre
Ernest de la Torre
Interior Designer
United States
Angus Hyland
Angus Hyland
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Jasper Morrison
Jasper Morrison
Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Sheila Bridges
Sheila Bridges
Interior Designer
United States
Richard Meier
Richard Meier
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Greg Lynn
Greg Lynn
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Guo Pei
Guo Pei
Fashion Designer
China
Chip Kidd
Chip Kidd
Graphic Designer
United States
Paolo Deganello
Paolo Deganello
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Inga Sempé
Inga Sempé
Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
France
William Georgis
William Georgis
Architect; Interior Designer
United States
Ivan Chermayeff
Ivan Chermayeff
Graphic Designer
United States
Daisy Froud
Daisy Froud
Cultural Interpreter
United Kingdom
Adam Tihany
Adam Tihany
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Ada Tolla
Ada Tolla
Architect
Italy, United States
Hugh Hardy
Hugh Hardy
Architect
United States
Penny Drue Baird
Penny Drue Baird
Interior Designer
France, United States
Bob Gill
Bob Gill
Graphic Designer
United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Ricardo Scofidio
Ricardo Scofidio
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Jeanne Gang
Jeanne Gang
Architect
United States
Karim Rashid
Karim Rashid
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Michael Graves
Michael Graves
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Farshid Moussavi
Farshid Moussavi
Architect
United Kingdom
Emilio Ambasz
Emilio Ambasz
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Bruce Hannah
Bruce Hannah
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Peter Eisenman
Peter Eisenman
Architect
United States
Jonathan Adler
Jonathan Adler
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Glenn Pushelberg
Glenn Pushelberg
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
Stefan Sagmeister
Stefan Sagmeister
Graphic Designer
United States
Neil Denari
Neil Denari
Architect
United States
George Yabu
George Yabu
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
Eva Zeisel
Eva Zeisel
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Rudy VanderLans
Rudy VanderLans
Graphic Designer
United States
Ed Ng
Ed Ng
Interior Designer
Hong Kong
Andrés Duany
Andrés Duany
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Christian Lacroix
Christian Lacroix
Fashion Designer
France
Craig Hodgetts
Craig Hodgetts
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Michael Rock
Michael Rock
Graphic Designer
United States
Cleto Munari
Cleto Munari
Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Carl Magnusson
Carl Magnusson
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Elizabeth Diller
Elizabeth Diller
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Freeman Lau
Freeman Lau
Graphic Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
China
Tim Brown
Tim Brown
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Kit Hinrichs
Kit Hinrichs
Graphic Designer
United States
Chris Bangle
Chris Bangle
Car Designer
Italy
Seymour Chwast
Seymour Chwast
Graphic Designer
United States