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.
177 designers
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Architect
United States
James Biber
James Biber
Architect
United States
Jonathan Olivares
Jonathan Olivares
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
David Piscuskas
David Piscuskas
Architect
United States
Michael Manfredi
Michael Manfredi
Architect
United States
Inga Sempé
Inga Sempé
Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Ricardo Scofidio
Ricardo Scofidio
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Jasper Morrison
Jasper Morrison
Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Peter Eisenman
Peter Eisenman
Architect
United States
Michael Graves
Michael Graves
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands
Jonathan Adler
Jonathan Adler
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Ivan Chermayeff
Ivan Chermayeff
Graphic Designer
United States
Alexa Hampton
Alexa Hampton
Interior Designer
United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Sheila Bridges
Sheila Bridges
Interior Designer
United States
Harry Pearce
Harry Pearce
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
David Easton
David Easton
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jeffrey Beers
Jeffrey Beers
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Guo Pei
Guo Pei
Fashion Designer
China
George Lois
George Lois
Graphic Designer
United States
Steven Holl
Steven Holl
Architect
United States
Paul Marantz
Paul Marantz
Lighting Designer
United States
Wim Crouwel
Wim Crouwel
Graphic Designer
The Netherlands
Vincent Van Duysen
Vincent Van Duysen
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Belgium
Carin Goldberg
Carin Goldberg
Graphic Designer
United States
Maya Lin
Maya Lin
Architect
United States
Shigeru Ban
Shigeru Ban
Architect
Japan
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Coralie Bickford-Smith
Coralie Bickford-Smith
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Warren Lehrer
Warren Lehrer
Graphic Designer
United States
Stephen Burrows
Stephen Burrows
Fashion Designer
United States
Farshid Moussavi
Farshid Moussavi
Architect
United Kingdom
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Tom Kundig
Tom Kundig
Architect
United States
Adam Tihany
Adam Tihany
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Glenn Pushelberg
Glenn Pushelberg
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
Jeffrey Bernett
Jeffrey Bernett
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Daisy Froud
Daisy Froud
Cultural Interpreter
United Kingdom
Shashi Caan
Shashi Caan
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom, United States
Antoine Predock
Antoine Predock
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Enrique Norten
Enrique Norten
Architect; Urban Designer
Mexico, United States
Tod Williams
Tod Williams
Architect
United States
Jules Fisher
Jules Fisher
Lighting Designer
United States
Aldo Bakker
Aldo Bakker
Product/Industrial Designer
The Netherlands
Niels Diffrient
Niels Diffrient
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Robert Venturi
Robert Venturi
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Florian Idenburg
Florian Idenburg
Architect
United States