The Table of Compassion

2012 ArtPrize Entry

This Art Prize Entry is a whimsical adaptation of a formal dinner table using a children’s table with 8 place settings. Each of the place settings represents one of the top 8 allergens. At each setting, a place card would give an allergy statistic and a phrase from a child expressing their thoughts about their particular food allergy. This entry is meant to bring people to the "table" for a discussion about the realities of life-threatening food allergies. The art is intended to be educational as well as thought provoking as it explores the emotional aspect of living with this condition as a child.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 3-D
  • Depth:
  • Medium: table
  • Width:
  • Year created: 2012
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Venue & Connection Information

Venue Considerations
  • Special Lighting needed: No
  • Internet needed: No
  • Indoor Space needed: Yes
  • Outdoor Space needed: No
  • Audio/Video needed: No
  • Electrical needed: No

FEAST (Food Allergy.Education.Awareness.Support.Team)

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Vote Code: 52977

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