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
Peter Pennoyer
Peter Pennoyer
Architect
United States
Sou Fujimoto
Sou Fujimoto
Architect
Japan
Christian Wassmann
Christian Wassmann
Architect
United States
Craig Dykers
Craig Dykers
Architect
Norway, United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
William Georgis
William Georgis
Architect; Interior Designer
United States
Wim Crouwel
Wim Crouwel
Graphic Designer
The Netherlands
Michael Bierut
Michael Bierut
Graphic Designer
United States
Margaret McCurry
Margaret McCurry
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jorge Silvetti
Jorge Silvetti
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Margie Ruddick
Margie Ruddick
Landscape Designer
United States
Isaac Mizrahi
Isaac Mizrahi
Fashion Designer
United States
Robert Venturi
Robert Venturi
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Louise Fili
Louise Fili
Graphic Designer
United States
Peter Bohlin
Peter Bohlin
Architect
United States
Eric Owen Moss
Eric Owen Moss
Architect
United States
Carlo Ratti
Carlo Ratti
Architect
Italy, United States
Mark Fox
Mark Fox
Graphic Designer
United States
Geoff Shearcroft
Geoff Shearcroft
Architect
United Kingdom
George Tscherny
George Tscherny
Graphic Designer
United States
Cleto Munari
Cleto Munari
Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Tom Kundig
Tom Kundig
Architect
United States
Milton Glaser
Milton Glaser
Graphic Designer
United States
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Architect
United States
Jürgen Mayer H.
Jürgen Mayer H.
Architect; Cultural Interpreter; Urban Designer
Germany
Wendell Castle
Wendell Castle
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Tucker Viemeister
Tucker Viemeister
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Richard Meier
Richard Meier
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Harry Pearce
Harry Pearce
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
George Yabu
George Yabu
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Jonathan Olivares
Jonathan Olivares
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Nancye Green
Nancye Green
Graphic Designer
United States
Michael Sorkin
Michael Sorkin
Architect
United States
Fiona Raby
Fiona Raby
Architect; Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Paula Scher
Paula Scher
Graphic Designer
United States
Stefano Giovannoni
Stefano Giovannoni
Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
Graphic Designer
United States
Giuseppe Lignano
Giuseppe Lignano
Architect
Italy, United States
Hartmut Esslinger
Hartmut Esslinger
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Steven Heller
Steven Heller
Graphic Designer
United States
Enrique Norten
Enrique Norten
Architect; Urban Designer
Mexico, United States
Daisy Froud
Daisy Froud
Cultural Interpreter
United Kingdom
Dan Formosa
Dan Formosa
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Alexa Hampton
Alexa Hampton
Interior Designer
United States
Craig Hodgetts
Craig Hodgetts
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Zack McKown
Zack McKown
Architect
United States
David Adjaye
David Adjaye
Architect
United Kingdom