36th Annual Doggie Dash & Dawdle

    November 8, 2018

    Event The 36th Annual Doggie Dash & Dawdle is a celebration of the bonds we have with our pets, organized by Animal Humane New Mexico. The event includes two separate 5k runs and a 1-mile dawdle suitable for pets of all ages and breeds. The Doggie Dash & Dawdle is broken into a few categories … Continue reading “36th Annual Doggie Dash & Dawdle”

    Submaterial at Habitat for Humanity

    October 16, 2018

    Habitat for Humanity Mission In a world where more than 80% of the population lives in poverty, Habitat for Humanity has made it their mission to help provide affordable housing options in over 1400 communities around the world. With programs for new construction, home repair, and advocacy, Habitat is working with families in every feasible … Continue reading “Submaterial at Habitat for Humanity”

    Submaterial Open House

    October 2, 2018

    Brief History Design and manufacturing company Submaterial has evolved out of a few lost years in art school, two failed companies, a passionate interest in design and a lifetime of knowledge gained through multiple positions in the furniture and lighting industry. Many of Submaterial’s current designs have been translated and re-engineered from the two previous … Continue reading “Submaterial Open House”

    Albuquerque Economic Development – Local Installation

    September 17, 2018

    Albuquerque, New Mexico – The Land of Enchantment Albuquerque is celebrated for its diverse culture, unique blend of cuisine, and breath-taking skies. Situated between a vast mountain range and a winding river, the city is nestled into the landscape and offers a wide variety of outdoor activities. It is no surprise that the population continues … Continue reading “Albuquerque Economic Development – Local Installation”

    NY Gift Shows – Exploring the Market

    August 16, 2018

    As Submaterial continues to develop new product lines, we’ve begun looking into ways to break into the gift market.  While we design a new category of residential products, we’re excited to share some of the experiences along the way. NY NOW This past weekend, we sent a team to Manhattan to visit the NY NOW … Continue reading “NY Gift Shows – Exploring the Market”

    Create & Curate by Knoll

    July 9, 2018

    Studio Transformation Earlier this month, our studio transformed from an active production line to a neatly arranged venue space for Create & Curate, a Knoll design event. Hosted at Submaterial, Create & Curate attracted local designers and architects and allowed them to interact with fabrics, leathers, and vignettes of Knoll furniture pieces. With FilzFelt specializing … Continue reading “Create & Curate by Knoll”

    Submaterial Attends ICFF

    June 5, 2018

    2018 ICFF The 30th Annual NYC International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) brought in over 36,000 attendees and almost 900 exhibitors from the design industry earlier this month. This four-day platform for international design connects professionals from the industries of building, remodeling, and interior design. With over 400 booths across Javits Convention Center in Manhattan, there … Continue reading “Submaterial Attends ICFF”

    Pets in the Workplace

    May 15, 2018

    Company culture is an important aspect to consider when choosing where to spend a forty-hour work-week. One unique benefit to working at Submaterial is the ability to bring pets to the studio on a regular basis. Often times, people want a dog but are concerned about leaving a new pet at home for extended hours. … Continue reading “Pets in the Workplace”

    Wool Felt Dog Toys

    April 17, 2018

    Over the past few years, our dogs have been stealing strips of wool felt from our fabrication areas. Inspired by their love for felt, we began making simple knots in scrap and turning them over to our dogs. Although we’ve been making wool felt toys for our own pups for some time, we recently had … Continue reading “Wool Felt Dog Toys”

    Local Design Community

    April 3, 2018

    This year, Submaterial is increasing local brand awareness. Working with world-class companies like Google, Knoll, and Gensler, it is time to connect with our local design community in our home state. We are reaching out to Albuquerque’s top design firms, excited to see how we can participate in future interior development. To get started, we … Continue reading “Local Design Community”