Uhuru Design

New York, NY

About Uhuru Design

Uhuru is a multi-disciplinary design firm based in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Founded in 2004, Uhuru began as a high-end custom furniture design and build company with a focus on timeless, sustainable design. Since its inception, Uhuru has established itself as as one of America’s most innovative design firms and an icon of Brooklyn. Leading the vanguard of New American Design, Uhuru’s pieces have been placed in the Smithsonian and Brooklyn Museum‘s permanent collections. Uhuru believes that each piece conceived, designed, and produced should add to a greater good in the world.

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2010- United States Minimalist Beds and Bed Frames
Brass, Walnut
The canopy bed is a contemporary interpretation of the Victorian canopy bed. Comprised of a 1-1/2" brass tubing base and transitioning into wood as it tapers towards the top. Av...
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2010- United States Minimalist End Tables
Brass
The Fold collection was inspired by the forms created by objects getting flattened in the street, in particular, metal straps used to attach goods to pallets. It is also inspired by ...
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2010- United States Minimalist Benches
Brass
The fold collection was inspired by the forms created by objects getting flattened in the street, in particular, metal straps used to attach goods to pallets. It is also inspired by ...
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2010- United States Minimalist Console Tables
Brass, Steel
The Fold Collection was inspired by the forms created by objects getting flattened in the street, in particular, metal straps used to attach goods to pallets. It is also inspired by ...
Offered By Uhuru Design
2010- United States Minimalist Benches
Steel
The Fold Collection was inspired by the forms created by objects getting flattened in the street, in particular, metal straps used to attach goods to pallets. It is also inspired by ...
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2010- United States Minimalist Console Tables
Brass
The elegant tack console charts a zig-zagging course in welded sheets of hand-blackened steel. Refined and commanding, The Tack console makes a striking entryway or reception room ce...
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2010- United States Minimalist Floor Mirrors and Full-Length Mirrors
Steel, Mirror
With its bold proportions and striking angles, the steel-framed, floor-length Mod Mirror is a stunning addition to any room, hall or entryway.
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2010- United States Modern Beds and Bed Frames
Ash, Brass, Maple, Oak, Steel, Walnut
The canopy bed is a contemporary interpretation of the Victorian canopy bed. Comprised of a 1-1/2" steel tubing base and transitioning into wood as it tapers towards the top. Av...
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2010- United States Minimalist Beds and Bed Frames
Walnut
The St. Pierre bed headboard is crafted from a one-of-a-kind hardwood slab with dimensions varying by slab choice. The bed frame is available in metal or wood. Our large wood slab...
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2010- United States Minimalist Wall Mirrors
Steel, Mirror, Walnut
Emulating the calm after the storm, the Waterline Mirror was designed for the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. As Red Hook was one of the hardest hit neighbourhoods in New Yo...
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2010- United States Minimalist Benches
Brass
The Fold Collection was inspired by the forms created by objects getting flattened in the street, in particular, metal straps used to attach goods to pallets. It is also inspired by ...
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2010- United States Minimalist Card Tables and Tea Tables
Steel
Minimalist and sleek card table with an octagon shaped top and simple four-post base. The steel is hand blackened, creating a warm and rich black finish.

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