OT/TRA spacer

Ot-tra Worskshop


Design NJ

October/November 2020

When asked about her favorite nightstand, designer Michele Alfano, ASID, ASSOC. AIA shared ours.

Read more →

The New York Times

March 15, 2020

For the Spring 2020 Special Report on Design, we shared the story and process behind our dyed wood furniture.

Read more →

Luxe Magazine

September 2019

A behind-the-scenes look at Ot/tra, how we got our start, and what we love about the design process.

Read more →

Architectural Digest

May 12, 2018

The Best of Brooklyn Design highlights the work of 13 designers that were part of BKLYN Designs, an NYCxDesign event.

Read more →

Creating Beauty: Interiors

We were honored to be listed as a resource in this book by renowned artist and designer Kathryn Scott. For anyone that appreciates minimalist design softened by artisanal details, this book is a fascinating read. We’ll be sharing this book with friends for years to come.

Read more →


Spring 2018

Our Asymmetric Bench was featured as a “Fab Find” in Design, the magazine created by the New York Metro Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers.

Read more →

Architect's Toybox

October 19, 2017

Design journalist and author Rita Catinella Orrell curates a list of building products and accessories. We gave her a behind-the-scenes look at our company, along with stories about our kids, what inspires us, and much more.

Read more →

October 11, 2017

An in-depth interview about our roots, the launch of our first collection, and some of our plans for the future.

Read more →

Interiors & Sources

September, 2017

This trade publication dedicated to covering the commercial interior design industry shared how Ot/tra emerged from Zimmerman Workshop, and the synergy developed between them.

Read more →


May, 2017

A review of the exhibitors at BKLYN Designs, an NYCxDESIGN event we were proud to be a part of.

Read more →

Interior Design

May, 2017

A roundup of show favorites from BKLYN Design, including the Ot/tra by Zimmerman Workshop coffee table.

Read more →