John Eric Byers

Newfield, NY

About John Eric Byers

John Eric Byers is a critically acclaimed artist who painstakingly hand-tools wood to create geometrically inspired pieces that are minimal, emotional and modernly refined. A former student of Wendell Castle, John's work is guided by a purity in form, repetition, structure and respect for use of materials. Heralded as a leading American artist working in wood, permanent collections include the Museum of Arts and Design in New York and the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C.  Numerous awards include a Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award and inclusion i...Read More

John Eric Byers

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Eight Cubes Chest of Doors in Hand-Carved Maple Hardwood
Eight Cubes Chest of Doors in Hand-Carved Maple...
John Eric Byers
2010s Modern Cabinets
Hand-carved, blackened maple, blackened ash, brass, black interior with adjustable shelves. Permanent museum collections of the artist's work includes The Museum of Arts and Design ...
Luna Coffee Table in Hand-Carved Maple Hardwood
Luna Coffee Table in Hand-Carved Maple Hardwood
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Lacquer, Travertine, Maple, Casein
Hand-carved, hand-shaped hardwood, lacquered finish, travertine stone inlay. Permanent museum collections of the artist's work includes The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and The S...
Block Bench for Two in Hand-Carved Maple Hardwood
Block Bench for Two in Hand-Carved Maple Hardwood
John Eric Byers
2010s Modern Benches
Hand-carved, hand-shaped hardwood, lacquered finish. Permanent museum collections of the artist's work includes The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and The Smithsonian American Ar...
Three Blocks Loft Bench

Three Blocks Loft Bench

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Three Blocks Loft Bench
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Benches
Ash, Maple, Lacquer
Hand-carved, hand-shaped hardwood, lacquered finish. Permanent museum collections of the artist's work includes The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and The Smithsonian American Ar...
Two Tier Table in Hand - Carved Maple Hardwood
John Eric Byers
2010s Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Maple
Hand-carved, hand-shaped hardwood, lacquered finish. Permanent museum collections of the artist's work includes The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and The Smithsonian American Art ...

Gilded Drum Tables, Pair

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Gilded Drum Tables, Pair
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Side Tables
Gold Leaf, Lacquer, Hardwood
Pair of two side tables Hand-shaped and hand-carved Stacked laminated hardwood Gold leaf 23.5-karat Lacquer finish.
Block Bench for Three in Hand-Carved Maple Hard...
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Benches
Maple
Hand-shaped, hand-carved, stacked laminated, maple hardwood, lacquered finish. Permanent museum collections of the artist's work includes The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and T...

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