In this cover story for ASID’s national publication, Ottra shared insights on American-made furniture, and the joy of designing and making in Brooklyn.
New York By Design
November 29, 2020
For the CBS series, we met with host Khoi Vinh to talk about the design and innovation behind our Red Hook Staircase project. (Scroll to Episode 2.)
When asked about her favorite nightstand, designer Michele Alfano, ASID, ASSOC. AIA shared ours.
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.
A behind-the-scenes look at Ot/tra, how we got our start, and what we love about the design process.
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.
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.
May 12, 2018
The Best of Brooklyn Design highlights the work of 13 designers that were part of BKLYN Designs, an NYCxDesign event.
An in-depth interview about our roots, the launch of our first collection, and some of our plans for the future.
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.
Interiors & Sources
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 →
A review of the exhibitors at BKLYN Designs, an NYCxDESIGN event we were proud to be a part of.Read more →
A roundup of show favorites from BKLYN Design, including the Ot/tra by Zimmerman Workshop coffee table.