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
Michael Manfredi
Michael Manfredi
Architect
United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Stanley Tigerman
Stanley Tigerman
Architect
United States
Adam Tihany
Adam Tihany
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Cesar Pelli
Cesar Pelli
Architect
United States
Carlo Ratti
Carlo Ratti
Architect
Italy, United States
Jürgen Mayer H.
Jürgen Mayer H.
Architect; Cultural Interpreter; Urban Designer
Germany
Ada Tolla
Ada Tolla
Architect
Italy, United States
Guo Pei
Guo Pei
Fashion Designer
China
Milton Glaser
Milton Glaser
Graphic Designer
United States
Margie Ruddick
Margie Ruddick
Landscape Designer
United States
Jules Fisher
Jules Fisher
Lighting Designer
United States
Rudy VanderLans
Rudy VanderLans
Graphic Designer
United States
Jens Martin Skibsted
Jens Martin Skibsted
Product/Industrial Designer
Denmark
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Jens Holm
Jens Holm
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
Denmark, United States
Ralph Rucci
Ralph Rucci
Fashion Designer
United States
Peter Pennoyer
Peter Pennoyer
Architect
United States
Penny Drue Baird
Penny Drue Baird
Interior Designer
France, United States
Sou Fujimoto
Sou Fujimoto
Architect
Japan
Andrés Duany
Andrés Duany
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Sagi Haviv
Sagi Haviv
Graphic Designer
United States
Pierre Bernard
Pierre Bernard
Graphic Designer
France
Tom Geismar
Tom Geismar
Graphic Designer
United States
Dan Formosa
Dan Formosa
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jasper Morrison
Jasper Morrison
Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Geoff Shearcroft
Geoff Shearcroft
Architect
United Kingdom
Temple St. Clair
Temple St. Clair
Jewelry Designer
United States
James Biber
James Biber
Architect
United States
Robert Venturi
Robert Venturi
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
David Adjaye
David Adjaye
Architect
United Kingdom
Lisa Jenks
Lisa Jenks
Fashion Designer; Jewelry Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Wim Crouwel
Wim Crouwel
Graphic Designer
The Netherlands
Michael Bierut
Michael Bierut
Graphic Designer
United States
Fiona Raby
Fiona Raby
Architect; Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Todd Oldham
Todd Oldham
Architect; Fashion Designer; Graphic Designer; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Fritz Frenkler
Fritz Frenkler
Product/Industrial Designer
Germany
Peter Eisenman
Peter Eisenman
Architect
United States
Anna Sui
Anna Sui
Fashion Designer
United States
Greg Lynn
Greg Lynn
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Architect
United States
Gail Anderson
Gail Anderson
Graphic Designer
United States
Karim Rashid
Karim Rashid
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jeffrey Bilhuber
Jeffrey Bilhuber
Interior Designer
United States
Hugh Hardy
Hugh Hardy
Architect
United States
Alexa Hampton
Alexa Hampton
Interior Designer
United States
Carl Magnusson
Carl Magnusson
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands