Starting tomorrow until January 23rd, this Henzel Studio: Collaborations/Heritage auction on Paddle8 will present limited edition artist-designed rugs will benefit GoodWeave, an international nonprofit organization that is working at the forefront of ending child labor in the carpet industry, while offering educational programs to children in the weaving communities of Afghanistan, India and Nepal. Organized by HENZEL STUDIO, the world’s leading brand for handmade, artist-designed rugs.
To further bring to light GoodWeave’s tireless work, luxury art rug brand HENZEL STUDIO is thrilled to be able to support the organization by making its collections of handmade, artist designed rugs available for auction via Paddle8, the largest online platform for art auctions. Exclusively for this auction, select rugs by some of the leading names in contemporary art including Marilyn Minter, Richard Prince, Helmut Lang, Anselm Reyle, Linder, avaf, Nan Goldin, Richard Phillips, Juergen Teller, and more will be available for auction.
– Exclusively for this auction, rugs are accompanied by artist signed certificates of authenticity. All rugs are limited edition and numbered.
– A new artist designed rug by Wilhelm Sasnal will be unveiled for this auction
– Since GoodWeave’s inception, more than 11 million certified carpets have been sold, and the number of children trapped in exploitative carpet-making work has dropped from 1 million to 250,000.