Maddy Tadros – Leawood, Kansas

Maddy Tadros is an up and coming artist in the Houston area. She is a  junior at Rice University majoring in Chemical Engineering. Mentored by her grandmother, she grew up constantly surrounded by art, always having a pencil in hand. Her main focuses include pastel drawings and graphic design. At Rice, she has designed pieces for Rice Homecoming, Rice Catalyst (the Rice science research journal), the Rice Student Association, DJ Masimore, the Rice Climate and Energy Forum, and the famous Sid '80s party. Her favorite works include her pastel renditions of endangered animals. She hopes to use a combination of her engineering and artistic skills to promote environmental consciousness and create a greener future.