About Hortus

  • We are a strategy and environmental/experiential design collaborative. 

  • We use biophilic design to create thoughtful environments that increase your company’s return on investment by increasing your employee productivity through enhanced well being. 

  • We achieve this by paying careful attention to your company’s needs and devising strategies that help you put your investment in the right place to help you get to your desired outcome.

  • To put a little magic back into everyday life. 

  • To create the kind of environments your team will feel better and more productive in.  

  • To make a contribution to our fellow man and environment. 


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Inventor/Prolific Artist/ Materials Specialist/Master Maker Fproduct.net Fabricecovelli.com

Fabrice Covelli

FProduct Founder / Texture & Industrial Designer
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Polymath/Muse/Art Activist/Master Chocolate Geek


Misty Gonzalez

Hortus Founder / Environmental Designer

what we do

Custom Mold Making and Casting Fabrications

Development of unique materials that can be used in a variety of applications. Our proprietary processes allow us to custom fabricate pieces to virtually any size, while minimizing R & D costs.

Landscape Design

26 years of experience in landscape design, installation and project management / art direction with an extensive background in horticulture.

Textures for Architectural Surfaces

Three-dimensional textures demonstrating a wide range of design capabilities with abstract and spontaneous patterns. Applicable to products and materials through most manufacturing processes, including embossing and digital fabrication.

Custom Building Envelope Textures

Our design-and-build skill set – combining the talents of the artist and the engineer – has made us the "go-to" guys for a number of commercial commissions in the service of architects and design professionals. We are comfortable working in the most demanding environments whether in the role of team leader or collaborator.

Furniture and Lighting Design

We offer our clients over 20 years of expertise in product design and art fabrication, specializing in the innovative use of materials and texture design for furniture and lighting.

Industrial Design and Production

Furniture, lighting and houseware design featuring a sizeable texture bank suitable for use in a variety of media.

Graphic Design

Full service strategic graphic design to bring flora and fauna visuals to your interior and exterior architectural applications.

Over 100,000+

Lives Impacted


Years Of Experience


Awesome Liasons



Hortus Approved Products

Purchase products pre-selected and review by Hortus. 10% of proceeds from this Hortus Amazon Affiliates purchase goes to help inner city kids through Groundswell. www.groundswell.nyc Click below to check out!  


And So it Goes with Eating the Music

Hortus founder Misty Gonzalez lands a second season as resident artist with St Urban. for 2016.


Fabrice Covelli Rolls Out the RolPal

Texture designer and inventor Fabrice Covelli & parnter Diery Prudent begin making a smash with the RolPal. See the NY Times article here.


Hortus rolls out premier custom mold making commission

  2.4.2015 Hortus rolls out our first custom mold making commission with products for St. Urban. Have a look at St. Urban's beautiful salon offerings for 2015 here.


‘We will leave this city not less but greater, better and more beautiful than it was left to us.’ - Athenian Oath



Hortus Headquarters

New York City, New York

+1 (646) 389-1864