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
Carola Zwick
Carola Zwick
Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Germany
Lisa Jenks
Lisa Jenks
Fashion Designer; Jewelry Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jean-Marie Massaud
Jean-Marie Massaud
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Michael Bierut
Michael Bierut
Graphic Designer
United States
Ivan Chermayeff
Ivan Chermayeff
Graphic Designer
United States
Adam Tihany
Adam Tihany
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Bob Gill
Bob Gill
Graphic Designer
United States
Hartmut Esslinger
Hartmut Esslinger
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Nathalie de Vries
Nathalie de Vries
Architect; Urban Designer
The Netherlands
Tom Coward
Tom Coward
Architect
United Kingdom
Philip Freelon
Philip Freelon
Architect
United States
Alexander Cooper
Alexander Cooper
Architect
United States
Antoine Predock
Antoine Predock
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Richard Sachs
Richard Sachs
Bicycle Builder
United States
Tom Geismar
Tom Geismar
Graphic Designer
United States
Emanuela Frattini Magnusson
Emanuela Frattini Magnusson
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Michael Sorkin
Michael Sorkin
Architect
United States
Penny Drue Baird
Penny Drue Baird
Interior Designer
France, United States
Florian Idenburg
Florian Idenburg
Architect
United States
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Aldo Bakker
Aldo Bakker
Product/Industrial Designer
The Netherlands
Sou Fujimoto
Sou Fujimoto
Architect
Japan
Angus Hyland
Angus Hyland
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Tom Kundig
Tom Kundig
Architect
United States
Sam Hecht
Sam Hecht
Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Elizabeth Diller
Elizabeth Diller
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Richard Saul Wurman
Richard Saul Wurman
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Deborah Sussman
Deborah Sussman
Graphic Designer; Interior Designer
United States
Daniel Libeskind
Daniel Libeskind
Architect
United States
Seymour Chwast
Seymour Chwast
Graphic Designer
United States
Robert Venturi
Robert Venturi
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Diana Balmori
Diana Balmori
Landscape Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Steven Heller
Steven Heller
Graphic Designer
United States
Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
Graphic Designer
United States
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands
Christian Wassmann
Christian Wassmann
Architect
United States
Steven Holl
Steven Holl
Architect
United States
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Architect
United States
Ricardo Scofidio
Ricardo Scofidio
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Vincent Lacovara
Vincent Lacovara
Architect; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Stephen Burrows
Stephen Burrows
Fashion Designer
United States
Massimo Pitis
Massimo Pitis
Graphic Designer
Italy
Alexa Hampton
Alexa Hampton
Interior Designer
United States
Tod Williams
Tod Williams
Architect
United States
Maira Kalman
Maira Kalman
Graphic Designer
United States
Billie Tsien
Billie Tsien
Architect
United States
Karim Rashid
Karim Rashid
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Paula Scher
Paula Scher
Graphic Designer
United States