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
Emilio Ambasz
Emilio Ambasz
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Ken Carbone
Ken Carbone
Graphic Designer
United States
Peter Pennoyer
Peter Pennoyer
Architect
United States
Geoff Shearcroft
Geoff Shearcroft
Architect
United Kingdom
Richard Meier
Richard Meier
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Anthony Dunne
Anthony Dunne
Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Isaac Mizrahi
Isaac Mizrahi
Fashion Designer
United States
Todd Oldham
Todd Oldham
Architect; Fashion Designer; Graphic Designer; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Robert Venturi
Robert Venturi
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Galia Solomonoff
Galia Solomonoff
Architect
United States
Paolo Deganello
Paolo Deganello
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Craig Hodgetts
Craig Hodgetts
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Erik Spiekermann
Erik Spiekermann
Graphic Designer
Germany
Wim Crouwel
Wim Crouwel
Graphic Designer
The Netherlands
Massimo Pitis
Massimo Pitis
Graphic Designer
Italy
Tim Brown
Tim Brown
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Margaret McCurry
Margaret McCurry
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
David Adjaye
David Adjaye
Architect
United Kingdom
Tom Coward
Tom Coward
Architect
United Kingdom
Giuseppe Lignano
Giuseppe Lignano
Architect
Italy, United States
Ronan Bouroullec
Ronan Bouroullec
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Michael Bierut
Michael Bierut
Graphic Designer
United States
Sheila Bridges
Sheila Bridges
Interior Designer
United States
Daniel Libeskind
Daniel Libeskind
Architect
United States
Richard Saul Wurman
Richard Saul Wurman
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Chip Kidd
Chip Kidd
Graphic Designer
United States
David Piscuskas
David Piscuskas
Architect
United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Jens Holm
Jens Holm
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
Denmark, United States
Jasper Morrison
Jasper Morrison
Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Jeanne Gang
Jeanne Gang
Architect
United States
Matteo Thun
Matteo Thun
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Italy
Aldo Bakker
Aldo Bakker
Product/Industrial Designer
The Netherlands
Ada Tolla
Ada Tolla
Architect
Italy, United States
Tom Geismar
Tom Geismar
Graphic Designer
United States
Paul Marantz
Paul Marantz
Lighting Designer
United States
Jeffrey Bernett
Jeffrey Bernett
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
George Tscherny
George Tscherny
Graphic Designer
United States
Stephen Burrows
Stephen Burrows
Fashion Designer
United States
Jessica Helfand
Jessica Helfand
Graphic Designer
United States
Philip Freelon
Philip Freelon
Architect
United States
Zack McKown
Zack McKown
Architect
United States
Denise Scott Brown
Denise Scott Brown
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Michael Sorkin
Michael Sorkin
Architect
United States
Massimo Vignelli
Massimo Vignelli
Graphic Designer
United States
Eva Zeisel
Eva Zeisel
Product/Industrial Designer
United States