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.
179 designers
Rocco Yim
Rocco Yim
Architect
Hong Kong
Ronan Bouroullec
Ronan Bouroullec
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Barbara Barry
Barbara Barry
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Carl Magnusson
Carl Magnusson
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Christian Wassmann
Christian Wassmann
Architect
United States
Elizabeth Diller
Elizabeth Diller
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Michael Sorkin
Michael Sorkin
Architect
United States
Juhani Pallasmaa
Juhani Pallasmaa
Architect
Finland
Massimo Vignelli
Massimo Vignelli
Graphic Designer
United States
Hugh Hardy
Hugh Hardy
Architect
United States
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Richard Meier
Richard Meier
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Daisy Froud
Daisy Froud
Cultural Interpreter
United Kingdom
Maya Lin
Maya Lin
Architect
United States
Mels Crouwel
Mels Crouwel
Architect
The Netherlands
Michael Graves
Michael Graves
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Sou Fujimoto
Sou Fujimoto
Architect
Japan
Farshid Moussavi
Farshid Moussavi
Architect
United Kingdom
Lisa Jenks
Lisa Jenks
Fashion Designer; Jewelry Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Todd Oldham
Todd Oldham
Architect; Fashion Designer; Graphic Designer; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Coralie Bickford-Smith
Coralie Bickford-Smith
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Jonathan Barnbrook
Jonathan Barnbrook
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Fiona Raby
Fiona Raby
Architect; Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Margaret McCurry
Margaret McCurry
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Neil Denari
Neil Denari
Architect
United States
Peter Eisenman
Peter Eisenman
Architect
United States
David Rockwell
David Rockwell
Architect; Interior Designer; Scenic Designer
United States
Glenn Pushelberg
Glenn Pushelberg
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
Prem Krishnamurthy
Prem Krishnamurthy
Graphic Designer
United States
Calvin Tsao
Calvin Tsao
Architect
United States
Harry Pearce
Harry Pearce
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Emanuela Frattini Magnusson
Emanuela Frattini Magnusson
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jules Fisher
Jules Fisher
Lighting Designer
United States
Guo Pei
Guo Pei
Fashion Designer
China
Sheila Bridges
Sheila Bridges
Interior Designer
United States
Rudy VanderLans
Rudy VanderLans
Graphic Designer
United States
Jonathan Olivares
Jonathan Olivares
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Enrique Norten
Enrique Norten
Architect; Urban Designer
Mexico, United States
Abbott Miller
Abbott Miller
Graphic Designer
United States
Greg Lynn
Greg Lynn
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Michael Rock
Michael Rock
Graphic Designer
United States
Bob Gill
Bob Gill
Graphic Designer
United States
Zuzana Licko
Zuzana Licko
Graphic Designer
United States
Fritz Frenkler
Fritz Frenkler
Product/Industrial Designer
Germany
Richard Saul Wurman
Richard Saul Wurman
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Chip Kidd
Chip Kidd
Graphic Designer
United States
Mikko Heikkinen
Mikko Heikkinen
Architect
Finland
Inga Sempé
Inga Sempé
Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
France