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Harvard GSD students create Design Yard Sale to support anti-racism initiatives

6 monthes ago   |   By Dezeen

Students and alumni of Harvard GSD have launched an online sale of items donated by architects and designers, including an IKEA chair signed by Virgil Abloh and a Sam Jacob painting, to fundraise for organisations that fight for racial equality.
Launched today, the student-led Design Yard Sale is selling donations from Jeanne Gang , Toshiko Mori , Oana Stanescu, Billie Tsien and Snarkitecture among other industry professionals.
Fashion designer Virgil Abloh will sign and illustrate the Makerad chair from his IKEA range for the winning bidder
All net profits will go to the Bail Project...
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