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
Cynthia Rowley
Cynthia Rowley
Fashion Designer
United States
Emilio Ambasz
Emilio Ambasz
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Tod Williams
Tod Williams
Architect
United States
Inga Sempé
Inga Sempé
Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
France
George Lois
George Lois
Graphic Designer
United States
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands
Calvin Tsao
Calvin Tsao
Architect
United States
Zack McKown
Zack McKown
Architect
United States
Jeffrey Bernett
Jeffrey Bernett
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Prem Krishnamurthy
Prem Krishnamurthy
Graphic Designer
United States
Stanley Tigerman
Stanley Tigerman
Architect
United States
Christian Lacroix
Christian Lacroix
Fashion Designer
France
Tom Geismar
Tom Geismar
Graphic Designer
United States
Jeanne Gang
Jeanne Gang
Architect
United States
Ken Carbone
Ken Carbone
Graphic Designer
United States
Chip Kidd
Chip Kidd
Graphic Designer
United States
Lisa Jenks
Lisa Jenks
Fashion Designer; Jewelry Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Ralph Rucci
Ralph Rucci
Fashion Designer
United States
Massimo Pitis
Massimo Pitis
Graphic Designer
Italy
Todd Oldham
Todd Oldham
Architect; Fashion Designer; Graphic Designer; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
George Yabu
George Yabu
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
Andrés Duany
Andrés Duany
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Louise Fili
Louise Fili
Graphic Designer
United States
Giuseppe Lignano
Giuseppe Lignano
Architect
Italy, United States
Bruce Hannah
Bruce Hannah
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Deborah Berke
Deborah Berke
Architect
United States
Craig Dykers
Craig Dykers
Architect
Norway, United States
Kit Hinrichs
Kit Hinrichs
Graphic Designer
United States
Michael Rock
Michael Rock
Graphic Designer
United States
William Georgis
William Georgis
Architect; Interior Designer
United States
Stephen Burrows
Stephen Burrows
Fashion Designer
United States
Jorge Silvetti
Jorge Silvetti
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Mikko Heikkinen
Mikko Heikkinen
Architect
Finland
Enrique Norten
Enrique Norten
Architect; Urban Designer
Mexico, United States
Tom Kundig
Tom Kundig
Architect
United States
Jonathan Barnbrook
Jonathan Barnbrook
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Deborah Sussman
Deborah Sussman
Graphic Designer; Interior Designer
United States
Paul Marantz
Paul Marantz
Lighting Designer
United States
Richard Sachs
Richard Sachs
Bicycle Builder
United States
Michael Manfredi
Michael Manfredi
Architect
United States
Gijs Bakker
Gijs Bakker
Jewelry Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
The Netherlands
Jens Martin Skibsted
Jens Martin Skibsted
Product/Industrial Designer
Denmark
Chris Bangle
Chris Bangle
Car Designer
Italy
Jonathan Adler
Jonathan Adler
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
David Easton
David Easton
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Hugh Hardy
Hugh Hardy
Architect
United States