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.
176 designers
Prem Krishnamurthy
Prem Krishnamurthy
Graphic Designer
United States
Temple St. Clair
Temple St. Clair
Jewelry Designer
United States
Steven Holl
Steven Holl
Architect
United States
Jules Fisher
Jules Fisher
Lighting Designer
United States
Angus Hyland
Angus Hyland
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Vincent Van Duysen
Vincent Van Duysen
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Belgium
Stefano Giovannoni
Stefano Giovannoni
Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Jeffrey Beers
Jeffrey Beers
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Matali Crasset
Matali Crasset
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Carola Zwick
Carola Zwick
Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Germany
Paul Marantz
Paul Marantz
Lighting Designer
United States
Christian Wassmann
Christian Wassmann
Architect
United States
Calvin Tsao
Calvin Tsao
Architect
United States
Jeanne Gang
Jeanne Gang
Architect
United States
Carlo Ratti
Carlo Ratti
Architect
Italy, United States
Guo Pei
Guo Pei
Fashion Designer
China
Anthony Dunne
Anthony Dunne
Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Peter Mendelsund
Peter Mendelsund
Graphic Designer
United States
Giuseppe Lignano
Giuseppe Lignano
Architect
Italy, United States
Cesar Pelli
Cesar Pelli
Architect
United States
Adam Tihany
Adam Tihany
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Peter Pennoyer
Peter Pennoyer
Architect
United States
Richard Sachs
Richard Sachs
Bicycle Builder
United States
Fiona Raby
Fiona Raby
Architect; Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Margie Ruddick
Margie Ruddick
Landscape Designer
United States
Antoine Predock
Antoine Predock
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Eva Zeisel
Eva Zeisel
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Florian Idenburg
Florian Idenburg
Architect
United States
Jaquelin Robertson
Jaquelin Robertson
Architect
United States
Cynthia Rowley
Cynthia Rowley
Fashion Designer
United States
Peter Bohlin
Peter Bohlin
Architect
United States
Carin Goldberg
Carin Goldberg
Graphic Designer
United States
Karim Rashid
Karim Rashid
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Michael Graves
Michael Graves
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Zack McKown
Zack McKown
Architect
United States
Sou Fujimoto
Sou Fujimoto
Architect
Japan
Penny Drue Baird
Penny Drue Baird
Interior Designer
France, United States
Michael Sorkin
Michael Sorkin
Architect
United States
Richard Saul Wurman
Richard Saul Wurman
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Farshid Moussavi
Farshid Moussavi
Architect
United Kingdom
Vincent Lacovara
Vincent Lacovara
Architect; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Christian Lacroix
Christian Lacroix
Fashion Designer
France
Jessica Helfand
Jessica Helfand
Graphic Designer
United States
Inga Sempé
Inga Sempé
Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Ivan Chermayeff
Ivan Chermayeff
Graphic Designer
United States
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands
Ralph Rucci
Ralph Rucci
Fashion Designer
United States