A carpet designed by the weavers from Amekhlij and students from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie. Handwoven by Rachida.

In 2017, we paid a five day visit to Amekhlij, a small Berber village of 200 people, 35 kilometers south of Marrakech. After the locals had taught us the technique of traditional carpet weaving, we invited them to draw their own designs. We, the visitors, compiled the drawings to one singular design and commissioned the production of the carpet to Rachida. When she finished it, we gifted it to Hamid, upon whose invitation we had come to Amekhlij.

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