As part of its mission to support the worldwide artistic community, Converse announces its first Lovejoy Art Program auction. The program features a curated collection of 48 pieces of original artwork, created by 22 global artists that have been showcased at the Converse World Headquarters in Boston. This first cycle features a distinguished list of both U.S. and global artists: Futura, Ben Eine, Niels “SHOE” Meulman and Dan Witz as well as established artists Aaron De La Cruz, AJ Fosik, Amy Woodside, Andrew Schoultz, Ben Venom, Casey Gray, James “DALEK” Marshall, Dana Woulfe, Jeff Soto, Josie Morway, Judith Supine, Kenji Nakayama, Land, Marco Zamora, Mary Iverson, Pose, Sophie Roach and Tristan Eaton. Their pieces will be auctioned on Paddle8, with the listings going live on Monday, April 18, through Monday, May 2. 100% of the proceeds will go toward Artists for Humanity, a Boston non-profit that supports underserved youth through paid employment in the arts. Scroll through the pieces in the gallery below.