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
Alexa Hampton
Alexa Hampton
Interior Designer
United States
Billie Tsien
Billie Tsien
Architect
United States
Craig Hodgetts
Craig Hodgetts
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Architect
United States
Farshid Moussavi
Farshid Moussavi
Architect
United Kingdom
David Adjaye
David Adjaye
Architect
United Kingdom
James Biber
James Biber
Architect
United States
Vincent Van Duysen
Vincent Van Duysen
Architect; Interior Designer; Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Belgium
Tim Brown
Tim Brown
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Jeffrey Bernett
Jeffrey Bernett
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Tom Coward
Tom Coward
Architect
United Kingdom
Michael Sorkin
Michael Sorkin
Architect
United States
Carola Zwick
Carola Zwick
Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Germany
Stefan Sagmeister
Stefan Sagmeister
Graphic Designer
United States
Jasper Morrison
Jasper Morrison
Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Ken Carbone
Ken Carbone
Graphic Designer
United States
Ivan Chermayeff
Ivan Chermayeff
Graphic Designer
United States
Angus Hyland
Angus Hyland
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Isaac Mizrahi
Isaac Mizrahi
Fashion Designer
United States
Massimo Pitis
Massimo Pitis
Graphic Designer
Italy
Hugh Hardy
Hugh Hardy
Architect
United States
Deborah Sussman
Deborah Sussman
Graphic Designer; Interior Designer
United States
Carl Magnusson
Carl Magnusson
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Craig Dykers
Craig Dykers
Architect
Norway, United States
Glenn Pushelberg
Glenn Pushelberg
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
Inga Sempé
Inga Sempé
Lighting Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
France
Massimo Vignelli
Massimo Vignelli
Graphic Designer
United States
Enrique Norten
Enrique Norten
Architect; Urban Designer
Mexico, United States
Sheila Bridges
Sheila Bridges
Interior Designer
United States
Daisy Froud
Daisy Froud
Cultural Interpreter
United Kingdom
Steven Holl
Steven Holl
Architect
United States
Peter Pennoyer
Peter Pennoyer
Architect
United States
Chip Kidd
Chip Kidd
Graphic Designer
United States
Tucker Viemeister
Tucker Viemeister
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Michael Bierut
Michael Bierut
Graphic Designer
United States
Lisa Jenks
Lisa Jenks
Fashion Designer; Jewelry Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Norman Foster
Norman Foster
Architect; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
Fiona Raby
Fiona Raby
Architect; Interaction Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
United Kingdom
George Yabu
George Yabu
Interior Designer; Product/Industrial Designer
Canada, United States
George Lois
George Lois
Graphic Designer
United States
Maya Lin
Maya Lin
Architect
United States
Matali Crasset
Matali Crasset
Product/Industrial Designer
France
Neil Denari
Neil Denari
Architect
United States
Hartmut Esslinger
Hartmut Esslinger
Product/Industrial Designer
United States
Coralie Bickford-Smith
Coralie Bickford-Smith
Graphic Designer
United Kingdom
Richard Saul Wurman
Richard Saul Wurman
Architect; Graphic Designer
United States
Florian Idenburg
Florian Idenburg
Architect
United States
Jens Martin Skibsted
Jens Martin Skibsted
Product/Industrial Designer
Denmark