Chicago Tree Project Sculpture

As an artist and environmentalist I am interested in projects that bring attention to the tenuous balance between the natural world and ever increasing human consumption and destruction of those resources we depend on. My work has lately been focused on elevating everyday discarded glass bottles into functional art objects that infiltrate our daily lives and serve as a reminder that everyone has a part […]

Concrete Clouds, diverted materials sculpture


I have had many opportunities to show my sculpture work both big and small, indoors and out this year  


ART @ One Earth Film Festival

  One Earth Film Festival has teamed up local artists and businesses to show love to their mother… Earth that is. In a special Valentine’s Day inspired art tour in Oak Park, #LoveOneEarth features work  primarily made from found objects and reclaimed materials The exhibit culminates with the One Earth Film Festival screening of “Angel Azul”, a documentary featuring artist Jason DeCaires Taylor’s sculptures submerged in the sea to stand-in as artificial coral […]

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Art of Patron

Elegant yet earthy this footed bowl elevates shards to a new level. Created with two Patron bottles, one large frosted bottle was broken and fired back together to form an organic shaped bowl, a smaller bottle was trimmed and bonded to the bowl to elevate it in an stylish way. My design “Elevated Shards” was selected as a finalist in Patron’s “Art of Patron” contest in […]

bamboo tiles


Wine bottles are often the witness to many good times and laughter with family and friends. Now you can tile your space with remnants from past parties and gatherings. Custom sizes and color combinations available. Contact Bryan for a quote on your custom project


Winter Mosaics

“Ice & Snow” by Bryan Northup The 5′ x 3′ mosaic is made of fused bottle glass, faceted crystals, bevels and stained glass, and depicts a selection of snowflakes, each one unique. “I wanted to evoke the feeling of that moment of quiet and peaceful beauty that comes with snowfall,” said Northup, 38. In addition to his outdoor works, Northup also makes mosaics for kitchens and […]