Designer Chris Goddard updates a Fort Smith home for a couple who love both antiques and contemporary art
As the saying goes, “Opposites attract.” When interior designer Chris Goddard teamed up with this Fort Smith couple, he was tasked with the challenge of marrying modern with traditional. “The husband is an avid supporter of public arts and a collector of contemporary art, whereas the wife is a lover of horses, gardening, and antiques,” Goddard says.
Having worked with the pair on three prior residences, Goddard was eager to remodel this home to make it suit both him and her. To do so, he employed a number of design tactics—including a unifying palette, eye-catching wallcoverings, and statement-making accessories. “Overall, my goal—with an eight-month deadline—was to create a space that looks curated and collected over time,” Goddard says….