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
Terence Riley
Terence Riley
Architect
United States
Jürgen Mayer H.
Jürgen Mayer H.
Architect; Cultural Interpreter; Urban Designer
Germany
Peter Bohlin
Peter Bohlin
Architect
United States
Daniel Libeskind
Daniel Libeskind
Architect
United States
Vincent Lacovara
Vincent Lacovara
Architect; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Paolo Deganello
Paolo Deganello
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Massimo Vignelli
Massimo Vignelli
Graphic Designer
United States
Rocco Yim
Rocco Yim
Architect
Hong Kong
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands
Winka Dubbeldam
Winka Dubbeldam
Architect
United States
George Lois
George Lois
Graphic Designer
United States
Craig Hodgetts
Craig Hodgetts
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Inga Sempé
Inga Sempé
Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Paul Marantz
Paul Marantz
Lighting Designer
United States
Kit Hinrichs
Kit Hinrichs
Graphic Designer
United States
Fiona Raby
Fiona Raby
Architect; Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Jeanne Gang
Jeanne Gang
Architect
United States
Matali Crasset
Matali Crasset
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Galia Solomonoff
Galia Solomonoff
Architect
United States
Sou Fujimoto
Sou Fujimoto
Architect
Japan
Chip Kidd
Chip Kidd
Graphic Designer
United States
Anna Sui
Anna Sui
Fashion Designer
United States
Prem Krishnamurthy
Prem Krishnamurthy
Graphic Designer
United States
Vincent Van Duysen
Vincent Van Duysen
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Belgium
Zack McKown
Zack McKown
Architect
United States
Erik Spiekermann
Erik Spiekermann
Graphic Designer
Germany
Eric Owen Moss
Eric Owen Moss
Architect
United States
Jean-Marie Massaud
Jean-Marie Massaud
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Eva Zeisel
Eva Zeisel
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Aldo Bakker
Aldo Bakker
Product/Industrial Designer
The Netherlands
Craig Dykers
Craig Dykers
Architect
Norway, United States
Ada Tolla
Ada Tolla
Architect
Italy, United States
Jonathan Olivares
Jonathan Olivares
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Michael Graves
Michael Graves
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
James Biber
James Biber
Architect
United States
Carl Magnusson
Carl Magnusson
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Michael Bierut
Michael Bierut
Graphic Designer
United States
Rudy VanderLans
Rudy VanderLans
Graphic Designer
United States
Denise Scott Brown
Denise Scott Brown
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Cesar Pelli
Cesar Pelli
Architect
United States
Mikko Heikkinen
Mikko Heikkinen
Architect
Finland
Karim Rashid
Karim Rashid
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Juhani Pallasmaa
Juhani Pallasmaa
Architect
Finland
Ken Carbone
Ken Carbone
Graphic Designer
United States
Margaret McCurry
Margaret McCurry
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Isaac Mizrahi
Isaac Mizrahi
Fashion Designer
United States
Enrique Norten
Enrique Norten
Architect; Urban Designer
Mexico, United States
Shashi Caan
Shashi Caan
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom, United States