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Project • By moloExhibitions

Escaping the Weight of Darkness

molo is very pleased to be able to share images from Escaping the Weight of Darkness, a work commissioned and performed by the National Ballet of Japan. Premiered in Tokyo, the performance uses custom-made cloud softlights constructed from molo’s mod... More

Project • By moloArt Galleries

Vancouver Art Gallery - Grand Hotel

The Vancouver Art Gallery has just launched a major exhibition, Grand Hotel: Redesigning Modern Life, and molo’s cloud softlight mobiles are hanging prominently in the main atrium of the gallery.Commissioned by the VAG, the gallery says “[Grand Hotel... More

Project • By moloRestaurants

Nobu Restaurant in Las Vegas

Designed by David Rockwell and Rockwell Group, Nobu Las Vegas is lit by a breathtaking wave of cloud softlight mobiles flowing overhead. Against the dark backdrop, the mobiles appear to float without constraint and have a continuous, subtle rhythm as... More

Product • By molocantilever table

cantilever table

cantilever table, available in both sitting and standing height, can stretch and flex to almost any size and shape, then fold away for efficient storage. cantilever table paper fans open and connects magnetically to itself, making set up and take dow... More

Product • By molothinwall

thinwall

thinwall is a flexible paper space partition. Measuring only 8.75cm (3.5”) wide, it offers diverse new applications such as an acoustic, sculptural interior space liner for solid walls, columns, and ceilings; a flexible wrap for closet/storage areas,... More

Product • By molobenchwall

benchwall

benchwall is an expandable, flexible paper bench with a 1.8 meter (6’) tall back rest that functions as an acoustic space partition as well as seating. Flexible in length, benchwall can stretch into a long straight, high backed bench or be swept into... More

Project • By moloExhibitions

Installation at Maison & Objet Paris

molo unveiled a custom installation of paper softblocks built to an unprecedented height of 5 metres at Maison & Objet in Paris.softblock is part of molo’s soft collection developed by Stephanie Forsythe + Todd MacAllen. The soft collection uses... More

Project • By moloMuseums

Nebuta House

Nebuta House is a museum and cultural centre dedicated to all aspects of the Nebuta festival in Aomori.In 2002, Stephanie Forsythe and Todd MacAllen won an international architecture competition for their design of a housing and community project in... More

Product • By molocork peg

cork peg

cork peg is a wall hook that uses a magnetic mounting system. cork is renewable, beautiful and naturally antibacterial; lending the simple form to diverse uses from door stop to toilet paper holder.The weight bearing capacity of short cork peg is 7lb... More

Project • By moloMemorials

heartfelt lantern for Japan

molo made a limited run of 50 luminaries with the Japanese “sun-disc” hand painted on the lantern and its packaging. The full proceeds were donated to support Architecture for Humanity’s reconstruction efforts in Japan. More

Product • By molosoftwall + softblock with LED

softwall + softblock with LED

Flexible LED ribbons integrate with textile softwall + softblock to transform the elements into expressive, luminous space partitions. Light emphasizes the subtle beauty of the textile material, illuminating the delicate fibres an... More

Product • By molocappello

cappello

cappello is a modest tribute to Achille Castiglioni, Pier Giacomo Castiglioni and Ingo Maurer — designers who have given molo (and the world) much joy and inspiration. The Carrara marble base is extracted from the base of the iconic floor lamp design... More

Product • By molofloat glassware

float glassware

Master glassblowers in the Czech Republic handcraft each piece. The suspended bowl design of float creates a liquid lens, projecting a play of coloured light onto the table top. The design also performs a practical insulating function, so your hand w... More

Product • By molocloud mast

cloud mast

A mechanical luminary, cloud mast balances earth and air. The mast is crowned by a boom that supports a luminous canopy of clouds and a dangling fishing weight. As air currents shift, the clouds rise and fall like ships floating on gentle seas.... More

Product • By molourchin softlight

urchin softlight

urchin softlight invites playful interaction. Using flexible honeycomb geometry, the textile shade expands and morphs into myriad shapes as you manipulate it with your hands. Its curious motion is akin to that of a sea creature, giving the luminary i... More