An inside look at the ethos, design, and interests of Atoms.
How to Help the Asian-American Community
Hate crimes against Asian-Americans are on the rise, some say by up to 1900%. Here are some things you can do to help.
BY ANN BINLOT • 03.02.21
Creator Series 2: Director Scott Lazer Takes Atoms to Fort Greene, Brooklyn
The director behind J. Cole, Tierra Whack, and A$AP Ferg videos brings Atoms to his favorite Fort Greene spots.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 02.25.21
Atoms Co-Founder Sidra Qasim on Her Humans of New York Experience
Sidra Qasim shares the details of her life after Humans of New York.
BY ANN BINLOT • 02.09.21
Curator Larry Ossei-Mensah Brings Atoms on a Chelsea Art Tour
Join New York-based curator Larry Ossei-Mensah as he views work by Jack Whitten, Nina Chanel Abney, Sam Gilliam, Gideon Appah, Ana Benaroya, and Sanford Biggers
BY ANN BINLOT • 01.21.21
Creator Series: Deanie Chen
Photographer-turned-law student Deanie Chen has photographed musicians from Billie Eilish to Machine Gun Kelly.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 12.15.20
The Atoms Mask Project
For every mask purchased, we donate one to an organization in need. See the full list of organizations that have received Atoms mask donations here.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 12.08.20
The Highlights of Art Basel OVR: Miami Beach
Although Art Basel in Miami Beach was canceled due to COVID-19, the annual fair presented a virtual event. Here are the highlights.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 12.07.20
Creator Series: Katy Guillen and The Drive
Katy Guillen and The Drive's Katy Guillen and Stephanie Williams discuss how they got involved with music, how the pandemic affected their touring schedules, and why COVID-19 gave them a new approach to creativity.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 12.01.20
Atoms Offers International Shipping for Masks
International shipping for masks is now available for North America, select countries in Africa, and most of Europe and Asia.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 11.24.20
Behind the Scenes: The Making of the Tricolor Atoms
Visit the Atoms factory in Busan, South Korea, as we make our Model 000 in Classic Yellow, Forest Green, and Navy Blue.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 11.18.20
How Often Do You See Masks in Images of Everyday Life?
Atoms partnered with Montreal-based photo platform Unsplash to encourage the use of masks to save lives.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 10.29.20
The United Sherpa Association Grants Atoms a Community Award
The United Sherpa Association—an organization that seeks to unite and preserve the culture and language of the Sherpa population of Eastern Tibet—awarded Atoms with the Community Award for our mask donation. We’re honored to accept the award. Thank you.
BY URGEN SHERPA • 10.28.20
Creator Series: Samuel Jablon
With a new exhibition at Nancy Littlejohn Fine Art in Houston, the Brooklyn-based painter and poet Samuel Jablon shares his favorite poetry books.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 10.22.20
Watch Atoms and The Wide Awakes Get the Vote Out
Atoms donated masks to The Wide Awakes nationwide day to encourage voter participation.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 10.07.20
Are You Wide Awake?
Get out the vote on October 3 with The Wide Awakes and Atoms by joining one of the numerous marches and online activations nationwide.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 10.01.20
Get Out the Vote With Atoms' VOTE NOV 3 Mask
Help Atoms increase voter turnout for the United States presidential election on November 3.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 09.29.20
In the Factory: Producing Tie-Dye Blue Atoms
Travel to Atoms' factory in South Korea to see the production of the Tie-Dye Blue Model 000.
BY ANN BINLOT • 09.24.20
The Making of Atoms in Tie-Dye Blue
Atoms co-founder Sidra Qasim found inspiration for the Tie-Dye Blue Atoms in the sky above the brand's Brooklyn Navy Yard office.
BY ANN BINLOT • 09.22.20
Creator Series: Lionel Cruet
The artist, who lives between Puerto Rico and New York, explores the beauty and human impact on the coastline in his latest exhibition.
BY ANN BINLOT • 09.03.20
How to Wash the Atoms Mask
The Atoms Everyday Mask retains its antimicrobial properties for up to 50 washes.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 08.19.20
How Does the Atoms Everyday Mask Compare?
The Atoms Everyday Mask filters out 84% of particles over .3 microns.
BY RAYMOND DURK • 08.18.20
Creator Series: Jahmia Phillips
Atoms goes behind the scenes with Chicago-based producer, filmmaker, and writer Jahmia Phillips.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 08.12.20
Meet the Founders
Atoms founders Sidra Qasim and Waqas Ali share how they met, the challenges they’ve faced along the way and what they have planned for the future of Atoms.
BY ANN BINLOT • 08.10.20
Sidra Qasim and Waqas Ali wanted to do more than sell sneakers, they set out to make the best everyday shoes—for you.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 08.07.20
The Atoms Model 000
We break down every design detail of the Atoms Model 000.
BY ATOMS TEAM • 08.07.20