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.
178 designers
Richard Sachs
Richard Sachs
Bicycle Builder
United States
George Tscherny
George Tscherny
Graphic Designer
United States
Paolo Deganello
Paolo Deganello
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Aldo Bakker
Aldo Bakker
Product/Industrial Designer
The Netherlands
Carin Goldberg
Carin Goldberg
Graphic Designer
United States
Carl Magnusson
Carl Magnusson
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Diana Balmori
Diana Balmori
Landscape Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Emilio Ambasz
Emilio Ambasz
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Stanley Tigerman
Stanley Tigerman
Architect
United States
Fiona Raby
Fiona Raby
Architect; Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Jessica Helfand
Jessica Helfand
Graphic Designer
United States
Stephen Burrows
Stephen Burrows
Fashion Designer
United States
John Maeda
John Maeda
Graphic Designer
United States
Wim Crouwel
Wim Crouwel
Graphic Designer
The Netherlands
Juergen Riehm
Juergen Riehm
Architect
United States
Margaret McCurry
Margaret McCurry
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jean-Marie Massaud
Jean-Marie Massaud
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Neil Denari
Neil Denari
Architect
United States
Rocco Yim
Rocco Yim
Architect
Hong Kong
Cino Zucchi
Cino Zucchi
Architect; Landscape Designer; Urban Designer
Italy
Andrés Duany
Andrés Duany
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Jasper Morrison
Jasper Morrison
Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Karim Rashid
Karim Rashid
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Warren Lehrer
Warren Lehrer
Graphic Designer
United States
Tod Williams
Tod Williams
Architect
United States
Michael Sorkin
Michael Sorkin
Architect
United States
Cynthia Rowley
Cynthia Rowley
Fashion Designer
United States
Antoine Predock
Antoine Predock
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Peter Mendelsund
Peter Mendelsund
Graphic Designer
United States
Calvin Tsao
Calvin Tsao
Architect
United States
Stefan Sagmeister
Stefan Sagmeister
Graphic Designer
United States
Gail Anderson
Gail Anderson
Graphic Designer
United States
Todd Oldham
Todd Oldham
Architect; Fashion Designer; Graphic Designer; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Michael Graves
Michael Graves
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Daisy Froud
Daisy Froud
Cultural Interpreter
United Kingdom
Peter Bohlin
Peter Bohlin
Architect
United States
Maya Lin
Maya Lin
Architect
United States
Jeffrey Beers
Jeffrey Beers
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Richard Saul Wurman
Richard Saul Wurman
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Peter Eisenman
Peter Eisenman
Architect
United States
Ivan Chermayeff
Ivan Chermayeff
Graphic Designer
United States
David Easton
David Easton
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Alexa Hampton
Alexa Hampton
Interior Designer
United States
Harry Pearce
Harry Pearce
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Vincent Van Duysen
Vincent Van Duysen
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Belgium
Freeman Lau
Freeman Lau
Graphic Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
China