About

 

Madison Maxey is a internationally renowned technologist, multidisciplinary creative and inventor. Maxey has pioneered work in bringing flexible, robust circuitry to scale as Founder of LOOMIA. Through her work, Maddy is a Forbes 30 under 30 Member, Thiel Fellow, Lord and Taylor Rose Award Recipient, and has been featured in WIRED, Forbes, Fast Company, New York Magazine, and more. Her domain expertise has led to invitations to speak with the White House to provide insights on textile circuits.

 

PATENTS

SMART GARMENT, GARMENT INSERT, AND METHODS – Pending


CV

RESIDENCIES /WORKSHOPS/ AWARDS / FELLOWSHIPS

2017

Elaine Gold CFDA Award Finalist

Autodesk Mini Residency

Project 61 Versalume and Corning Workshop

Adidas Germany HQ Workshop

2016

Wareable Startup of the Year (for LOOMIA) 

Lord & Taylor Rose Award

Forbes 30 Under 30 Member  

Future of Storytelling Fellow

Marie Claire's Young Women's Honors Awardee

University of Champagne Urbana Guest Lecturer Residency

NBC BLK 28 Under 28

Brooklyn Magazine 30 Under 30

2015

Autodesk Artist in Residence

BF+DA Impact Awards for Technology and Apparel  

2014

Pratt University’s BF+DA Technology Research Fellow

School of visual arts visible futures lab residency

TED @ NYC Selected Speaker

2013

Thiel Fellowship

General Assembly entrepreneur in Residence

Undercurrent Fellow

2011

CF+DA and Teen Vogue Scholarship

 

BOOK FEATURES

3D Printing for Fashion  – Francis Bitonti (2019) 

Geek Girl rising – Heather Cabot (2017)

Crafting Wearables - Sibel Deren Guler , Madeline Gannon & Kate Sicchio  (2016)

20 Billion Under 20 -  Stacey Ferreira  & Jared Kleinert   (2015)

The Design Process – Karl Aspelund (2014)

 

SELECT PRESS & APPEARANCES

2017

Lifetime - Project Runway Junior

CBS/ UCLA – Jump Jive and Thrive

Youtube - GE Future in Five

FIT Museum – Featured designer

2016

NBC NEWS - TV Appearance

DIGIDAY - Article

The Creators Project - Video & Articles

Code.Org - Feature

MAKE Magazine - Feature

Wired - Article & Print Feature

Forbes  (Multiple Articles)

2015

Engadget -Article - 2015

Fast Company( Multiple)

NPR

Brooklyn Magazine

2014

Business Insider

2013

San Francisco Magazine - Article

Wall Street Journal - Video

ABC News (for Google I/O)

SELECT TALKS & PRESENTATIONS 

2017

Adidas HQ – Germany

The Next Web- NYC

IFAI – New Orleans

Parsons The New School For Design Guest Lecturer - NYC

AAFA Executive Summit – Washington DC

2016

The Next Web - Amsterdam

Forbes 30 Uder 30 Summit - Forbes

ID Tech Ex - Santa Clara

Open Style Lab - MIT

WWD – Magic -Las Vegas

SXSW - Austin

FIT - NYC

2015

The Federal Mint – San Francisco

Autodesk University - Las Vegas

IOT Tech Expo - Santa Clara

SXSW - Austin

NYU - NYC

Intel Developer Forum - San Francisco

EDUCATION

Francis Bitonti's New Skins 3D Modeling and Generative Design course

NYU's ITP Summer Camp

General Assembly's Front End Web Development and Ruby on Rails Intensive