EVA Maddox

EVA Maddox

Innovator, Designer, Educator

By (author) Romy Wyllie

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  • Comprehensive monograph on innovative and award-winning designer Eva Maddox, a pioneer in branding interior spaces and custom patterning
  • Traces Maddox's career from its early days to her independent practice to her partnership with the global architecture firm Perkins + Will
Full Description

Award-winning designer Eva Maddox has been described as a "change agent" and a "visionary design theorist and practitioner who has reshaped the interior design profession and raised the standards of commercial design and architecture." This comprehensive monograph traces her creative journey from a tiny town in rural Tennessee to her own renowned firm, Eva Maddox Associates, to a dedicated branding studio within the international architectural practice Perkins + Will. Profusely illustrated with sketches, plans, source material, and colour photography, the book includes 35 major projects: colleges, hospitals, financial institutions, company headquarters, libraries, museums, showrooms, and retail establishments, culminating in a series of designs for furniture and workspace giant Haworth. Introductory chapters on Maddox's innovative branding and patterning and a final section on her extensive experience in teaching, including the founding of graduate school Archeworks, complete this review of the career and legacy of an exceptional woman of design.

About the Author

Romy Wyllie is the author of two books on architecture, Caltech's Architectural Heritage: From Spanish Tile to Modern Stone and Bertram Goodhue: His Life and Residential Architecture, as well as the coauthor and editor of additional titles. She is a professional member of the International Interior Design Association. Wyllie is an Honorary Alumna of Caltech, where she has led a volunteer architectural tour service for more than thirty years.

Specifications
Publisher
The Images Publishing Group
ISBN
9781864707397
Published
29th Nov 2017
Binding
Hardback
Territory
World excluding Japan and South East Asia
Size
300 mm x 223 mm
Pages
272 Pages
Illustrations
250 color, 50 b&w
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