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
Michael Sorkin
Michael Sorkin
Architect
United States
Mark Fox
Mark Fox
Graphic Designer
United States
Abbott Miller
Abbott Miller
Graphic Designer
United States
Carl Magnusson
Carl Magnusson
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Matteo Thun
Matteo Thun
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Ronan Bouroullec
Ronan Bouroullec
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Gail Anderson
Gail Anderson
Graphic Designer
United States
Ricardo Scofidio
Ricardo Scofidio
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Tom Geismar
Tom Geismar
Graphic Designer
United States
Ken Carbone
Ken Carbone
Graphic Designer
United States
Jürgen Mayer H.
Jürgen Mayer H.
Architect; Cultural Interpreter; Urban Designer
Germany
Denise Scott Brown
Denise Scott Brown
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Jeffrey Bernett
Jeffrey Bernett
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Seymour Chwast
Seymour Chwast
Graphic Designer
United States
Michael Rock
Michael Rock
Graphic Designer
United States
Jens Holm
Jens Holm
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
Denmark, United States
Jaquelin Robertson
Jaquelin Robertson
Architect
United States
Deborah Berke
Deborah Berke
Architect
United States
David Rockwell
David Rockwell
Architect; Interior Designer; Scenic Designer
United States
John Maeda
John Maeda
Graphic Designer
United States
Shashi Caan
Shashi Caan
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom, United States
David Piscuskas
David Piscuskas
Architect
United States
Niels Diffrient
Niels Diffrient
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jeanne Gang
Jeanne Gang
Architect
United States
Vincent Lacovara
Vincent Lacovara
Architect; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Richard Saul Wurman
Richard Saul Wurman
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Richard Sachs
Richard Sachs
Bicycle Builder
United States
Tod Williams
Tod Williams
Architect
United States
Mikko Heikkinen
Mikko Heikkinen
Architect
Finland
Pierre Bernard
Pierre Bernard
Graphic Designer
France
Carin Goldberg
Carin Goldberg
Graphic Designer
United States
Steven Heller
Steven Heller
Graphic Designer
United States
Glenn Pushelberg
Glenn Pushelberg
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
Maira Kalman
Maira Kalman
Graphic Designer
United States
Terence Riley
Terence Riley
Architect
United States
Sou Fujimoto
Sou Fujimoto
Architect
Japan
Ernest de la Torre
Ernest de la Torre
Interior Designer
United States
Margie Ruddick
Margie Ruddick
Landscape Designer
United States
Jonathan Adler
Jonathan Adler
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Enrique Norten
Enrique Norten
Architect; Urban Designer
Mexico, United States
Juhani Pallasmaa
Juhani Pallasmaa
Architect
Finland
Isaac Mizrahi
Isaac Mizrahi
Fashion Designer
United States
Rudy VanderLans
Rudy VanderLans
Graphic Designer
United States
Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
Graphic Designer
United States
Cino Zucchi
Cino Zucchi
Architect; Landscape Designer; Urban Designer
Italy
Stefano Giovannoni
Stefano Giovannoni
Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Massimo Pitis
Massimo Pitis
Graphic Designer
Italy