Uhuru Design

Brooklyn, 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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Tack End Table D by Uhuru Design, Hand-blackene...
Uhuru Design
2010- United States End Tables
Steel
Born from our new tack collection, this hand-blackened steel end table expresses Donald Judd and Tadao Ando-inspired minimalism in forms that compliment a variety of uses. Refined an...
St. Pierre Sectional Sofa by Uhuru Design, clar...
Uhuru Design
2010- United States Sectional Sofas
Brass, Steel, Maple, Oak, Walnut
The most recent addition to our St. Pierre Collection, the St. Pierre Sofa showcases our commitment to expert craftsmanship and timeless design. A single claro walnut slab frame feat...
Canopy Bed by Uhuru Design, walnut, hand blacke...
Uhuru Design
2010- United States Modern Beds and Bed Frames
Brass, Steel, Ash, Maple, Oak, 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...
St. Pierre Sofa by Uhuru Design, Claro Walnut S...
Uhuru Design
2010- United States Modern Sofas
Brass, Steel, Upholstery, Maple, Oak, Walnut
Pricing does not include fabric. The most recent addition to our St. Pierre collection, the St. Pierre Sofa showcases our commitment to expert craftsmanship and timeless design. A...
DK Lounge Chair by Uhuru Design, blackened stee...
Uhuru Design
2010- United States Lounge Chairs
Steel, Leather, Maple, Walnut
The DK set is inspired by the traditional Danish modern lounge chair. The legs of the DK chair are fashioned from 1" x 2" blackened steel tubing, with the arms fashioned fr...
Franklin Bedside Tables by Uhuru Design, Walnut...
Uhuru Design
2010- United States Minimalist Night Stands
Steel, Walnut
The versatile Franklin bedside table features ample cubby stowage and a slim-profile drawer. Shimmering walnut accents and a minimal profile make it a stylish bedside companion and a...
Bandholz Dining Chair by Uhuru Design in Brass ...
Uhuru Design
2010- Minimalist Dining Room Chairs
Brass, Leather
The Bandholz dining chair is a variation on our Hulihee dining chair. The low back and boxed leg has a distinctly contemporary look. Available in custom sizes and finishes. Hand bui...
Hulihee Chair by Uhuru Design, blackened steel,...
Uhuru Design
2010- United States Dining Room Chairs
Steel, Oak
The Hulihee chair consists of a 1 x 1 box tubing frame and inset wood seat and back. The low back and boxed leg has a distinctly contemporary look. Available in custom sizes and ...
$8,200 / item
Tack Bench
Uhuru Design
2010- United States Benches
Steel
The cousin of our tack console, the tack bench charts a zig-zagging course in welded sheets of hand-blackened steel. Refined and commanding, The tack bench makes a striking entryway ...
St. Pierre Bed by Uhuru Design, Slab Headboard
Uhuru Design
2010- United States Modern Beds and Bed Frames
Brass, Steel, Maple, Oak, Walnut
The St. Pierre bed headboard is crafted from a one-of-a-kind hardwood slab. Headboard width and height varies based on available slab dimensions. The bed frame is available in metal ...
St Pierre Sofa by Uhuru Design, walnut slab, brass
Uhuru Design
2010- United States Sofas
Brass, Steel, Upholstery, Maple, Oak, Walnut
Pricing does not include fabric. The most recent addition to our St. Pierre Collection, the St. Pierre Sofa showcases our commitment to expert craftsmanship and timeless design. A...
Fold Bench in Brass by Uhuru Design
Uhuru Design
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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