Madison Cox
b. 1958 September 23
United States

Madison Cox, a garden designer and writer, with offices in both New York City and Morocco, has worked extensively in North America, Europe, and Morocco. Since 2007 he has been President of the Fondation Jardin Majorelle in Marrakech, and the Fondation Pierre Bergé - Yves Saint Laurent in Paris. He is also as an Advisory Board Member of the Aangan Trust in Mumbai, India, and actively involved with the American School of Tangier and the American School of Marrakech since 2005.  He is a Fellow and former Board Member of the Tangier American Legation Institute for Moroccan Studies. Madison Cox has authored numerous publications.  His work appears in The Gardener's Garden (Phaidon Press, 2014), Majorelle: A Moroccan Oasis (Vendome Press, 1999), Artists' Gardens: From Claude Monet to Jennifer Bartlett (Harry N Abrams, 1993), and Private Gardens of Paris (Harmony, 1989). 


Elkann, Alain. 2018. “Madison Cox - Alain Elkann Interviews.” Alain Elkann Interviews. January 21, 2018. Accessed September 20, 2020. Archived at

McEvoy, Marian. 2012. “The Most Important Garden Designer You’ve Never Heard Of.” Wall Street Journal. November 29, 2012.

Owens, Mitchell. 2018. “Madison Cox Updates Marrakech’s Legendary Villa Oasis.” Architectural Digest. June 7, 2018." Accessed September 20, 2020. Archived at

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