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. Over the past 10 years, Uhuru has built a large-scale contract furniture division focusing on bespoke and brand-specific design. In addition to having pieces in the Smithsonian and Brooklyn Museum‘s permanent collections, UHURU has completed hundreds of projects with some of the world’s leading brands.

Since its inception, Uhuru has established itself as one of America’s most innovative design firms and an icon of Brooklyn. With a vibrant, creative following of tastemakers, influencers, and designers, Uhuru offers its clients and partners access to an influential global audience seeking a deeper connection with the products they use and the spaces they inhabit.

Uhuru believes that each piece conceived, designed, and produced should add to a greater good in the world.  This is evident in their creative reuse and repurpose in the creation of fine furniture and interior spaces.  Though Uhuru continues to grow, their focus remains on the design and fabrication of exceptional quality furniture and spaces.

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