Definition of maximalist
: one who advocates immediate and direct action to secure the whole of a program or set of goals
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Just ask interior designer Sasha Bikoff, whose recent project took her out of her comfort zone — designing maximalist spaces for the young and wealthy — and into her first-ever commercial gig: A restaurant space near Manhattan's Union Square.
The Qataris see it as a set of unreasonable, maximalist demands, asking them to abandon their foreign policy and align themselves completely with their neighbors and rivals.
Modern maximalist: Byredo stores are all about clarity and cohesion.
Sonic Bloom’: an outré, maximalist orgy of split petals that recalls a jester’s ruffled collar, as worn by Tilda Swinton.
Connecting her diverse aesthetic interests are a love of bold color, rich textures and all around maximalist design.
The spiritual leaders were spellbinding, their warnings were often apocalyptic, and the devotion of their youthful followers was complete, even if the logic of their maximalist ideologies was flawed and inhuman.
Mistry’s version is a glorious, maximalist mash-up with a croque-madame.
This trait gives Nassar’s very short books a strangely maximalist feel.
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