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.
180 designers
David Adjaye
David Adjaye
Architect
United Kingdom
Alice Koeth
Alice Koeth
Calligrapher
United States
Jaquelin Robertson
Jaquelin Robertson
Architect
United States
Deborah Berke
Deborah Berke
Architect
United States
Jeanne Gang
Jeanne Gang
Architect
United States
Enrique Norten
Enrique Norten
Architect; Urban Designer
Mexico, United States
Dan Formosa
Dan Formosa
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Peter Mendelsund
Peter Mendelsund
Graphic Designer
United States
Reed Krakoff
Reed Krakoff
Fashion Designer
United States
Antoine Predock
Antoine Predock
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Sagi Haviv
Sagi Haviv
Graphic Designer
United States
Angus Hyland
Angus Hyland
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Philip Freelon
Philip Freelon
Architect
United States
Carola Zwick
Carola Zwick
Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Germany
Rocco Yim
Rocco Yim
Architect
Hong Kong
Elizabeth Diller
Elizabeth Diller
Architect; Urban Designer
United States
Shashi Caan
Shashi Caan
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom, United States
Gail Anderson
Gail Anderson
Graphic Designer
United States
Cynthia Rowley
Cynthia Rowley
Fashion Designer
United States
Galia Solomonoff
Galia Solomonoff
Architect
United States
Adam Tihany
Adam Tihany
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
George Yabu
George Yabu
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
Barbara Barry
Barbara Barry
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Tom Coward
Tom Coward
Architect
United Kingdom
Ian Ritchie
Ian Ritchie
Architect; Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United Kingdom
Cesar Pelli
Cesar Pelli
Architect
United States
Alexander Cooper
Alexander Cooper
Architect
United States
Diana Balmori
Diana Balmori
Landscape Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Mark Fox
Mark Fox
Graphic Designer
United States
Greg Lynn
Greg Lynn
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jürgen Mayer H.
Jürgen Mayer H.
Architect; Cultural Interpreter; Urban Designer
Germany
Richard Saul Wurman
Richard Saul Wurman
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Rudy VanderLans
Rudy VanderLans
Graphic Designer
United States
Richard Sachs
Richard Sachs
Bicycle Builder
United States
Jules Fisher
Jules Fisher
Lighting Designer
United States
Maya Lin
Maya Lin
Architect
United States
David Piscuskas
David Piscuskas
Architect
United States
Victoria Meyers
Victoria Meyers
Architect
United States
Winka Dubbeldam
Winka Dubbeldam
Architect
United States
Abbott Miller
Abbott Miller
Graphic Designer
United States
Tim Brown
Tim Brown
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jeffrey Bernett
Jeffrey Bernett
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Sheila Bridges
Sheila Bridges
Interior Designer
United States
Denise Scott Brown
Denise Scott Brown
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer; Urban Designer
United States
Seymour Chwast
Seymour Chwast
Graphic Designer
United States
Ernest de la Torre
Ernest de la Torre
Interior Designer
United States
Margie Ruddick
Margie Ruddick
Landscape Designer
United States
Niels Diffrient
Niels Diffrient
Product/Industrial Designer
United States