Contemporary visual art, Environmental art, Private art instruction

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Bryan Northup  |   Oak Park, IL, USA   |   artistbryannorthup@gmail.com

Copyright © 1999 - 2019  Bryan Northup.   All Rights Reserved

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Bryan Northup

Lives and works in Oak Park, IL

 

EDUCATION

BFA -  California College of the Arts,  Oakland, CA, 1998

 

EXHIBITIONS

Solo/Two Person

2019 - (forthcoming November 22 - February 16 2020)  Sea Inside: Visioning Single-Use Plastic at the Cellular Level, 
International Museum of Surgical Science, Chicago, IL

CELLULAR LEVEL - Forest Park/Oak Park, IL
2018 - 
SUM of US - Two person exhibit with Fran Sampson, Oak Park Public Library  Oak Park, IL

2017 - ALTERNATE SUSTENANCE - West Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, IL

2012 - BOTANIC –  Oak Park Conservatory, Oak Park, IL

 

Group

2019   

(forthcoming December 2019) PULSE Art Fair, treat gallery at Art Basel Miami, Miami Beach, FL

Show Your World, re:artiste - Gallery MC, New York, NY 

Satellite Art Show, treat gallery, New York City, NY

4th Terrain Biennial 2019, Oak Park, IL

Unlikely PairingsGallery Studio Oh!, Chicago, IL

South Bend Museum of Art: Biennial 30, South Bend, IN [ Sarah Rose Sharp juror]  

de/composition: National Juried Show, Main Street Arts, NY [Margot Muto juror]

What We Eat and Wear, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art (CICA), South Korea  

21st Anniversary Postcards From The Edge, Visual AIDS, BORTOLAMI, Tribeca, NY

Party Pit - An Abstract Group Show, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL

2018    Reinvention II, ARC Gallery, Chicago IL

Out of the BOX: Sculpture Installation, Carriage House Gallery, Oak Park, IL

Evanston + Vicinity Biennial 2018, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL [multiple jurors]

Environmental Food Chain, re:artiste - Gallery MC, New York, NY [multiple jurors]

Shades of Green, Gallery 25N, online exhibition

Food Glorious Food, The Art Center - Highland Park, IL [multiple jurors]

61st Annual Beloit & Vicinity ExhibitionWright Art Museum, Beloit, WI [David Wells, Jill Kambs jurors]

eco-ART: The Art of Human Interaction with the Environment, The Art Center - Highland Park, IL [multiple jurors]
Recycle 2018
, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, Brooklyn, NY [John Cloud Kaiser juror]
ARTifact: 33.3,  National Juried Exhibition of Album Cover Art,  Carriage House Gallery, Oak Park, IL [multiple jurors]

6th Annual Bridgeport Art Competition, Chicago, IL [Carole Harmel, Virginio Ferrari jurors]

20th Anniversary Postcards From The Edge, Visual AIDS, Gallery 524, Chelsea, NY

 

2017   RECLAIM - St. Louis Artists Guild, St. Louis, MO [Galen Gondolfi juror]

HEAT - Judge Angela Dieffenbach, 3rd placeCarriage House Gallery, Oak Park, IL

Drawn to Detail - Judge Renee Robbins, 1st place, Carriage House Gallery, Oak Park, IL
60th Annual Beloit & Vicinity Exhibition, Wright Art Museum, Beloit, WI [Graeme Reid, Josie Osborne jurors]

There is No "Away”, Dallas, TX
5th Annual Bridgeport Art Competition, Chicago, IL 
[Fred Camper, James Yood jurors]


2016   95th Anniversary Artist Members Juried Exhibit - Carriage House Gallery, Oak Park, IL

ArtPrize 8 – CityFlatsHotel, Grand Rapids, MI
Sweet Spot – Treat Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Member Exhibition – Judge Frank Spidale, 2nd place, Carriage House Gallery, Oak Park, IL
Discarded to Regarded – Judge Joel Javier, 3rd place, Carriage House Gallery, Oak Park, IL

2015   Redux: Recycled & Upcycled, Judge Anna Garcia Doyle, Honorable Mention, Carriage House Gallery, Oak Park, IL

Chicago Tree Project – Message in a Bottle, Chicago, IL
Sculptural Awareness – Carriage House Gallery, Oak Park, IL 

2014   TRESPASS, Oak Park Public Library, Oak Park, IL

2010   Constructions and Destructions A Conversation in Glass - PlayfulZen Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

PRESS & PUBLICATIONS
2019 -  
APERO Fine Art Catalogue: 'Nourish' November

APERO Fine Art Catalogue: 'Depth' August, Honorable Mention

Wednesday Journal – Eco-artist stages plastic intervention  |  June 26

APERO Fine Art Catalogue: 'Contrast' March

2018 - Voyage Chicago Interview  |   July 31

2016 - Chicago Tribune - Oak Park Art League shows off work of its members  |  Nov 8

2015 - Wednesday Journal – Oak Park artist turns litter into object lesson  |  Aug 27

Chicago Tribune – Found objects get a second, artistic life in Oak Park exhibit  |  June 10

2011 - Sculpture & Design with Recycled Glass, Cindy Coldiron, Schiffer Press

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS

 Juror's Choice - South Bend Museum of Art: Biennial 30, South Bend, IN [ Sarah Rose Sharp juror], 2019

Finalist - Art Scene Today Annual Juried Competition: Bad Art, 2016

IDEA BOX Residency: 5th Season, A curated interactive installation – Oak Park Public Library  Oak Park, IL, 2016

Finalist - Art of Patron, 2013

COLLECTIONS

di Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA

Oak Park Conservatory, Oak Park, IL

Oak Park River Forest Museum, Oak Park, IL

UPCOMING

treat gallery at PULSE Art Fair, Art Basel Miami, Miami Beach, FL  |  December 2019