Beautiful Pukllay Design Rug By Genaro Rivas, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Peru, Circa Date: Modern – Peruvian artist Genaro Rivas creates art rugs with a purpose. This gorgeous, colorful rug is from the artist’s Pukllay collection. Pukllay is the Quechuan word for play or carnival and this brilliant shag rug certainly lives up to its name. This rug from Peru is perfect for adding energy and color to a contemporary room.
The work of Genaro Rivas celebrates the local and indigenous cultures in his Peruvian home. Many of the modern area rugs in this collection were created by people in the villages surrounding his childhood home in the coastal province of Chiclayo. These magnificent Peruvian rugs reflect the vibrancy and traditions of the culture.
This square rug has an abstract design in vibrant colors that include pink, red, turquoise, and yellow. This colorful combination reminds you of the beautiful colors of the costumes of the carnival. The colors in the rug are balanced and similar in tone. This allows each of them to stand out.
The wool pile of the rug is long, which creates a soft landing for the feet and adds texture to the room. This artistic rug would be the perfect addition to a colorful Boho Chic or contemporary room design. It would be perfect in a retro space or a color-blocked room with patches of bright colors throughout. The rug is a perfect piece of artwork for filling the space underneath mid century modern or retro-inspired furniture.
The color palette of the rug was inspired by festivals and a spirit of playfulness. It will help you recreate this cheerful and joyous feeling in any room of your home. This one would be perfect for an entertainment or game room. It would also be the perfect touch for a dynamic and energetic living room or bedroom.
Genaro Rivas has become one of the most well-known and iconic artists of recent years. His work and the story behind it are inspiring. That is why Nazmiyal Gallery has partnered with this artist to bring you these brilliant modern works of art for your home. This is a delightful piece that will be sure to bring a smile to her face every time you see it.