Launching Moroso in New Mexico

Molecule Design is proud to introduce and celebrate a new partnership with Italian Industrial Design star Moroso with an opening, Friday June 23rd, 2017, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM., to conicide with the 1st Annual Baca Railyard District Block Party. Moroso has been working in close collaboration with some of the world’s most talented […]

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Trend research: The new way of working

Distinctions have now become blurred and even vanish altogether as people now work in hybrid ways – partly on the bus, sometimes in communal areas, sometimes even in bed. (Tom Dixon) The general office is […] meant for people to enjoy a variegated landscape in which there is always a new way to work, socialize, […]

Molecule @ the 2017 Salone Satellite . 20 Year Celebration, Milan, Italy

Marva Griffin, friend, mentor and compatriot founded the Salone-Satellite 20 years ago, and curates the event annually to show the work of young designers. There had never been a venue anywhere in the world for that purpose. Salone-Satellite was the first event to focus on young designers, instantly becoming the unrivalled place for interface with […]

Molecule @ the 2017 Salone del Mobile Milan – Fiera Fairgrounds

The Salone del Mobile, the most important industrial design event in the world, is housed in the Rho Fiera Fairgrounds, which was designed by Studio Fuksas, Massimiliano Fuksas. .. I walked it 5 days straight, back and forth, it seemed I was walking all day! At the East side, there is a metro station, which […]

New Mexico Designs – 6 Product Designers

Contemporary Residential & Commercial Furniture, Lighting & Table Top. New Mexico Designs brings together 6 local product designers. Molecule supports and showcases some of the finest local craftsmanship in New Mexico. . Thursday, September 29th, from 5:30 – 7:30 pm . To support and showcase local talent and creativity   Designers:   Erik Haskins  Eric […]

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Urban Farming at Molecule

Join us for a special urban farming educational event at Molecule Design in Santa Fe. A free fun opportunity for families and individuals to learn about growing your own food, sustainable planting and ideas for small space and vertical gardening. With local experts present to talk and answer your home garden questions. This opportunity is […]

2016 Molecule Green / Woolly School Garden

Our Green Molecule / Woolly School Program is a partnership between us and Woolly Pocket, the manufacturer of the famous Woolly Pocket and the Living Planter2. We will be donating a planter system on an annual basis, if we find receptivity to the program. Our 2016 recipient is Mother Nature Center, in Santa Fe, NM. […]

2015 Aid & Comfort Gala – A Flux Chair

Things are developing with great spirit for the holidays… Molecule donates a white Flux Chair to be auctioned at the Aid & Comfort Gala, Saturday Decemeber 5, 2015 at El Dorado Hotel, to benefit the patients, programs and services of the Southwest Care Center, www.southwestcare.org. “In the competitive world of fundraising, Southwest CARE Center reassures our […]

Cacoon Hanging Chair

Outdoor Furniture Feature, Santa Fe, NM

Some cool ideas about outdoor furniture. Cacoon – hanging chair/hammock. New in the market, and we just got ours in, we’re so excited! Come and check them out. They assemble and disassemble easily, available in 3 sizes: single, double and kid, and in many colors. Great for outdoors anywhere, as well as indoors. Your imagination […]

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Pop-Up Studio at Molecule – Designer Manufactures Personalized iPad Bags, 2015

Totally utilitarian. Swedish-born local solar-mesh-bag fabricator extraordinaire, Erika Eckerstrand, from Designs Of Erika, will be joining Molecule for a fun approach to product presentation. She will literally bring her whole manufacturing studio, including rolls of fabrics, scissors, and her industrial sewing machine to fabricate custom bags onsite! The kick, that you will be able to […]

The State of Wind Power … part one

Re-posted by Madeleine Lewis, for Virgin United, June 30, 2014 As an innovative floating wind turbine is launched off the Portuguese coast, and the Germans start touting wind farms to tourists, we asked Morten Albaek, Group SVP & CMO of Vestas about the state of the wind energy industry, and a little about himself too. […]

The Heat is On: Latin American Design hits New York

Re-posted from ARCHITONIC by Simon Keane-Cowell, Zürich, Switzerland As the world’s busiest revolving door, New York is no stranger to new cultural sights and influences. The 2013 New York Design Week saw a raft of Latin American designers and design collectives exhibit their highly polished and conceptually impressive work to an enthusiastic audience. It’s hot in the city. […]

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Introducing New Works By 3 Innovative Designers, Santa Fe, NM

Molecule will be featuring new works by 3 amazing designers: We’re very proud to introduce new works by Matthew Hilton from England, manufactured by De La Espada, from Portugal. We’ll have a few strong pieces on display. De La Espada makes high end, beautifully executed furniture in harvested walnuts and oaks. Matthew Hilton is one […]

2012 Art and Design at Molecule – The Poetry of Intensity

This was a ton of fun! Molecule showed the works of 9 local artists as part of the growing series, Art Meets Design. What characterizes their work is the intensity of their content. Some were thinking of product design and production, if not industrially, clearly referentially and symbolically. Like the work of poet and craftman […]

Marva Griffin, founder of Salone Satellite, Milan, Italy

Written by Nadine Rubin Nathan for Material Connexion, 2012. Marva Griffin, Founder and Curator of Salone Satellite at Salone del Mobile, and International Press Relations of Fondazione Cosmit Eventi from Milan. In 1999 designer Carlo Contin had the idea to arrange a group of uniform spokes into a simple geometric form. The result was an […]

Birth of an idea – Sketch Furniture, 2005

Is it possible to let a first sketch become an object, to design directly onto space?  The four FRONT members have developed a method to materialise free hand sketches. They make it possible by using a unique system where two advanced techniques are combined. Pen strokes made in the air are recorded with Motion Capture […]