In the News

Making a mark in the news, PATRICIAN DESIGN is featured in a variety of publications showcasing projects, opinions and observations of relevance and interest.

Tangerine-CoverAlbuquerque the Magazine
December 2017/January 2018 issue: PATRICIAN DESIGN wins best interior designer in Albuquerque, featured in The 13th Annual Best of the City Awards.


Local Flavor, Albuquerque – The BUZZ  (by Kelly Koepke)
February 2017: Local Flavor cites that “inspiration and innovation separate the wheat from the chaff” in the brewery scene in Albuquerque as owner Ken Carson enlists PATRICIAN DESIGN to add exciting new features to the westside location including the exciting interactive “can wall” and spectacular light drums.

Albuquerque the Magazine – We Find It For You – Seeing Green (by Olivia Torres)
VOL XIII , No. 9 • February 2017: ABQ the Mag features PATRICIAN DESIGN’s retail boutique and extensive interior design studio’s design library of resources in this focus on Pantone’s 2017 Color of the Year: Greenery with a spotlight photo and text describing the wide variety of design “finds” available at PATRICIAN DESIGN.

Albuquerque Journal – A Fresh Look Nexus Silver Taproom Hosts Grand Opening After Redesign (by Rozanna M. Martinez)
Friday, January 13, 2017: The Albuquerque Journal spotlights exciting design elements created and implemented by PATRICIAN DESIGN to reinforce the brand and strengthen response to the newest of the Nexus locations on Albuquerque’s westside.

Albuquerque Business First – Good Design is Good Business
8/29/14 : Your surroundings can determine a lot about how well your employees work, so what should you consider when setting up an office? To get some ideas, Albuquerque Business First talked with Patricia Hoech, owner of PATRICIAN DESIGN.

Tangerine-CoverTuscon Lifestyle Magazine
July 2014: Tangerine Dreams project: Oro Valley home receives a bright, modern update with an accent on color.


Albuquerque Business First
May 2nd-8th, 2014 : “Not having a business plan is the plan”. Albuquerque business owner Patti Hoech explains her creative business strategies for keeping her Downtown Gift Shop and Interior Design firm open for 30 years.

Albuquerque Journal
December 18, 2013 : Fire erupts in the heart of Albuqerque. A Downtown flamenco studio and conservatory are both “total losses” after a blaze erupted Wednesday afternoon, sending massive plumes of smoke throughout the city and shooting flames as high as 40 feet. Patti Harrell Hoech said a firewall between her gallery and the flamenco institute prevented the blaze from consuming the entire block.

Albuquerque Business First
July 3, 2013 : The Gold Avenue Corridor in downtown Albuquerque is hoping to land on your social media radar! Business owner Patti Hoech has launched a Facebook page to promote the area’s offerings.

Tucson Lifestyle Home & Garden
October 2010 : La Casita de Colores

New Mexico Business Weekly
May 26, 2005 : Group picks “best of best” in downtown Albuquerque

New Mexico Business Weekly
Sept. 5, 2005 : Vi Loung/Boba Tea

New Mexico Business Weekly
Dec. 26, 2005 : Patti Harrell Hoech

New Mexico Business Weekly
Nov 20, 2006 : Giving Back

New Mexico Business Weekly
Feb. 5, 2007 : Giving Back

New Mexico Business Weekly
September 12, 2008 : “Retailers on Gold Avenue offer McCune a sliver of Hope”

New Mexico Business Weekly
Oct. 3, 2008 : “Slivers of Gold event attracts 45 Retailers”

Denver Business Journal
Dec. 5, 2008 :

Su Casa Magazine
2007 : Inspired Infusion

Albuquerque the Magazine
BEST of the CITY 2007 : BEST INTERIOR DESIGNER Patti Harrell Hoech

NM Business Weekly, Internet Edition
June 15, 2007 : J.Edwards Diamonds Planning Hip New Showroom

Albuquerque the Magazine
June 2006 : Ultimate Home Makeovers

Su Casa Magazine
Winter 2004 : Time Tested Territorial

Albuquerque Journal/Arts Section
October 27, 2002 : Natural materials capture pieces of changing world

New Mexico Business Weekly
September 20-26, 2002 : Executive Lifestyles

City of Albuquerque EPC Award of Excellence
1998 : The Albuquerque Environmental Planning Commission recognized PATRICIAN DESIGN’S contribution to the city’s design development with the exceptional Interior Design of the Gold Street Caffe.

Broker/Agent Magazine
May 1997 : Helping Clients Prepare Their Home for Resale

New Mexico Main Street Award
1996-1997 : This National Program for recognizing special projects that contribute to the positive revitalization, fiber and lifestyle of urban centers awarded the designers Ed Fitzgerald, (architecture) and PATRICIAN DESIGN, (interior design) of the Gold Street Caffe the New Mexico Main Street Award.

New Mexico Business Journal, AGC Award Best Interior Design
May 1995 : This award was given for the Interior Design Contributions for the St. Joseph’s Women’s Center at their Northeast Heights Hospital, Albuquerque.

Albuquerque Journal Home Furnishings ‘94
July 1994 : Taking Their Own Advice Edited

Albuquerque Monthly Magazine
June 1994 : Great Homes of Albuquerque

New Mexico Magazine
January 1994 : “Wagon Mound Turns Back the Clock” an article recognizing the exceptional remodeling and design of the Bank of New Mexico in Wagon Mound.

Albuquerque Journal
October 1992 : “Residence Designed for Views” Dr. and Mrs. Frank Mares Residence

New Mexico Business Journal
April 1992 : Sweepstakes Award/Best Building for collaboration with FBSMB on the W.R. Lovelace II Education Building.

Albuquerque Monthly Magazine
June 1989 : Best Homes of Albuquerque, Harrell Residence

Albuquerque Monthly Magazine
June 1989 : Best Homes of Albuquerque, Nelson Residence

Architectural Record
April 1988 : “Two for then Road” The New Mexico Heart Clinic

New Mexico Business Journal
1987 : Best Interiors, St. John’s United Methodist Church

New Mexico Business Journal
April 1987 : Best Building Design, Presidio Office Building, Brokerage Services

Travel Weekly
July 1986 : Beautiful Agencies Award, Bolack Total Travel