Based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, we work between research, technology, art and design. With diverse backgrounds in fields such as videogames, themed entertainment, prototyping, advertising, education and XR, the Refract team brings storytelling, craft, creativity, and play to the world of immersive experiences.
How we work
We combine emerging technologies to build real experiences that enable our clients to plan for and shape their digital future.
We are prototype driven, and work closely with our clients to iterate quickly and bring their ideas to life. To Learn more about our process and what we make, check out our projects.
Ethical Emerging Technology
We care about creating ethical experiences with technology, and have pledged not to work on beauty filters that modify face shape, skin tone, or skin texture. As new technologies such as ML are emerging, we are constantly evaluating them for their impact on the world and how to ethically incorporate them into our work.
We host the Santa Fe chapter of the XR guild, and stay up to date on the latest insights in the field as technologies develop. Our clients value our thoughtfulness around the impact of new technology, and we’re a proven partner when it comes to implementing it safely.
Our team is a powerhouse of creative technologists who have spent their careers driving innovation across industries. From unique approach to prototyping to creating fascinating campaigns
We are hiring
We are a general digital/ emerging technology agency, often focused on early stage prototyping for large companies, snapchat and instagram filters and
With our unique approach to prototyping for emerging technologies, we help our clients stay ahead of the curve.