The Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, have launched the Hearts Awards auction live online. The auction benefits No Kid Hungry and features more than 70 one-of-a-kind plates transformed by artists, designers, celebrities, influencers and special guests.
According to DMC, the awards is a one-time special event being held in partnership with 13 leading industry organizations to honor 13 companies that have shown outstanding leadership, empathy and service during the COVID-19 pandemic. It will run through January 8.
Participating in the creative fundraiser are figures from the world of product design, interior design, and the arts including Jane Seymour, Thom Filicia, Bobby Berk, Justina Blakeney, Thomas O’Brien, Jamie Drake, Libby Langdon, Adam Glassman, Julia Buckingham, Anna Bond, Joe Ruggiero, Jeffrey Alan Marks, Jason Phillips, George Sellers, Dann Foley, Alexander Julian, Bunny Williams, Barbara Barry and Beatriz Ball.
“From contemporary to traditional, understated to over-the-top, these works of art are an amazing testimony to the creativity and generosity of our industry community,” said Cindy Morris, president and CEO of Dallas Market Center. “We are united to battle hunger, and with everyone’s help we can provide tremendous relief during a challenging year.”