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
Reed Krakoff
Reed Krakoff
Fashion Designer
United States
Richard Saul Wurman
Richard Saul Wurman
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Jens Holm
Jens Holm
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
Denmark, United States
Massimo Pitis
Massimo Pitis
Graphic Designer
Italy
Shigeru Ban
Shigeru Ban
Architect
Japan
Emilio Ambasz
Emilio Ambasz
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Jules Fisher
Jules Fisher
Lighting Designer
United States
Ken Carbone
Ken Carbone
Graphic Designer
United States
Temple St. Clair
Temple St. Clair
Jewelry Designer
United States
Galia Solomonoff
Galia Solomonoff
Architect
United States
Jeanne Gang
Jeanne Gang
Architect
United States
Sagi Haviv
Sagi Haviv
Graphic Designer
United States
Milton Glaser
Milton Glaser
Graphic Designer
United States
Matali Crasset
Matali Crasset
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Jonathan Adler
Jonathan Adler
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Juhani Pallasmaa
Juhani Pallasmaa
Architect
Finland
Inga Sempé
Inga Sempé
Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Cynthia Rowley
Cynthia Rowley
Fashion Designer
United States
David Weeks
David Weeks
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Steven Heller
Steven Heller
Graphic Designer
United States
Mark Fox
Mark Fox
Graphic Designer
United States
Philip Freelon
Philip Freelon
Architect
United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Denise Scott Brown
Denise Scott Brown
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Hugh Hardy
Hugh Hardy
Architect
United States
Carin Goldberg
Carin Goldberg
Graphic Designer
United States
Gail Anderson
Gail Anderson
Graphic Designer
United States
Warren Lehrer
Warren Lehrer
Graphic Designer
United States
Tod Williams
Tod Williams
Architect
United States
Carola Zwick
Carola Zwick
Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Germany
Niels Diffrient
Niels Diffrient
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Angus Hyland
Angus Hyland
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Rocco Yim
Rocco Yim
Architect
Hong Kong
Peter Pennoyer
Peter Pennoyer
Architect
United States
Jeffrey Bernett
Jeffrey Bernett
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Enrique Norten
Enrique Norten
Architect; Urban Designer
Mexico, United States
Winka Dubbeldam
Winka Dubbeldam
Architect
United States
David Easton
David Easton
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Cleto Munari
Cleto Munari
Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Bruce Hannah
Bruce Hannah
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Bob Gill
Bob Gill
Graphic Designer
United States
Carlo Ratti
Carlo Ratti
Architect
Italy, United States
Stanley Tigerman
Stanley Tigerman
Architect
United States
Tom Kundig
Tom Kundig
Architect
United States
Geoff Shearcroft
Geoff Shearcroft
Architect
United Kingdom
Gijs Bakker
Gijs Bakker
Jewelry Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
The Netherlands
Glenn Pushelberg
Glenn Pushelberg
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States