John Eric Byers

Newfield, NY
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About John Eric Byers

John Eric Byers is an artist, designer, and craftsman 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, surface texture, structure, and respect for use of materials. As noted by Grace Glueck in the New York Times " The carved, patterned surfaces add considerable interest to his simplified forms, as does his exquisite attention to detail." Heralded as a leading American artist working in wood, permanent collections incl...Read More

John Eric Byers

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Two Tier Table

Two Tier Table

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Two Tier Table
John Eric Byers
2010s Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Maple
Two Tier Table carved + blackened + maple 16" x 36" dia. Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Luna Coffee Table

Luna Coffee Table

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Luna Coffee Table
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Lacquer, Travertine, Maple, Casein
Luna Table carved + blackened + maple + travertine 16" x 48" dia. Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and the Smithsonian American Art...
M1 Credenza in Hand-Carved Maple hardwood
M1 Credenza in Hand-Carved Maple hardwood
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Credenzas
Lacquer, Brass, Maple, Casein
M1 Credenza carved + blackened + maple 26" x 77" x 18" Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Block Bench for Three

Block Bench for Three

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Block Bench for Three
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Benches
Maple
Block Bench for Three carved + blackened + maple 17" x 60" x 14" Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and the Smithsonian American Art ...
Carved Revert Table / Stools
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Side Tables
Maple
Revert Tables / Stools carved + blackened + maple 20" x 16" diameter Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and the Smithsonian American ...

C1 Chair

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C1 Chair
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Chairs
Maple
C1 chair carved + blackened + maple 17" x 40" x 14" Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

16 Cubes Chest of Doors

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16 Cubes Chest of Doors
John Eric Byers
2010s North American Modern Cabinets
Maple
16 cubes chest of doors Sawn + blackened + lacquered + maple + brass Measures: 62" x 59" x 15". Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) an...

Three Blocks Loft Bench

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Three Blocks Loft Bench
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Benches
Ash, Maple, Lacquer
3 Blocks Loft Bench carved + blackened + maple + ash 18" x 68" x 14.5" Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and the Smithsonian Americ...
Nine Rectangles Chest of Doors
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Cabinets
Lacquer, Ash, Maple
Nine rectangles / chest of doors Sawn + blackened + maple + ash Measures: 65" x 45" x 15" Museum collections of the artist's work includes The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and The...
Sawn Revert Tables or Stools
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Side Tables
Maple
Revert tables or stools Sawn + blackened + maple Measures: 20" x 16" diameter Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and the Smithsoni...

Two Blocks Loft Bench

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Two Blocks Loft Bench
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Benches
Ash, Maple
Two Blocks Loft Bench carved + blackened + maple 18" x 45" x 14.5" Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and the Smithsonian American Ar...

M2 Credenza

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M2 Credenza
John Eric Byers
2010s American Modern Credenzas
Maple
M2 credenza Carved, blackened, maple and brass Measures: 28" x 52" x 18 Museum collections of the artist's work include the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and the Smithsonian Americ...

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