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7 Hungry Artists

“Feast!” is a collaborative installation of uniquely designed and finely made pieces of functional artwork for the table, set against the exquisite backdrop of hand-crafted furniture. A group of West Michigan artists, aptly naming themselves “7 Hungry Artists”, planned this project over a few great dinners together. Their inspiration and execution is now a “feast” for everyone’s eyes! When you view the sophisticated, Danish inspired, walnut table and seating crafted by Matt Maher, David Tuck, and Garett Miles, hand-thrown pottery by Maggie Bandstra, blown furnace glass tumblers and vase by John Riepma, sterling and stone silverware by Julie Sanford, and textiles by Linda Culver, you will want these pieces for your very own intimate dinner with friends. Bon Appetit!

Entry Details
  • Art form: 3-D
  • Depth: Approx 45
  • Medium: pottery, glass, silverware, wood,
  • Width: Approx 110
  • Year created: 2015
  • Height: Approx 30

About 7 Hungry Artists

We are 7 Hungry Artists who relish seeing others use and enjoy the items we create. Feast! was conceptualized and organized by potter-painter Maggie Bandstra of Bandstra Studio in Grand Haven, Michigan. Joining her from Via Design of Grand Rapids, Michigan are Matt Maher, Furniture Designer ASFD, Garett Miles, Furniture Craftsman, and David Tuck, Furniture Craftsman and Fine Artist. In addition, Julie Sanford, Jewelry/Metal Artist and Owner of JSD Studios in Grand Haven, John Riepma, Owner/Gaffer of Grand Rapids Glassblowing Studio in Standale, Michigan, and Lin Culver, Fiber Artist of Grand Rapids, contributed their artistic wares to prepare the table for Feast!