Mary Brøgger is an internationally recognized artist whose diverse practice includes sculpture and site-responsive installation, as well as art direction, fashion, jewelry, furniture, and light fixture design. Brøgger's knowledge of the history of art and design, along with her refined and accomplished use of materials, provide the visual richness, technical agility, and conceptual cohesion that characterize her practice. Until relocating her studio to Los Angeles in 2009, Brøgger served as an instructor in the Sculpture and the Fiber and Materials Studies Departments at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She is a recipient of distinguished awards from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Illinois Arts Council and has been nominated for awards and fellowships from the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation, the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, and Anonymous Was a Woman. Brøgger's work has been exhibited internationally and is held in many distinguished private and public collections including the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago.

Bubble Curtain

There and Black

UNUM Gallery, Chicago

solo exhibition

"There and Black"

Mixed media

Bronze Gates

Folding Wooden Seat

Patterns and Construction

Lizzie Fitch/Ryan Trecartin

Regen Projects, Los Angeles

Steel and Plaster

Cut steel embedded in black plaster

"Tulip, Droplet, Pill"

"Dolphin, Thought Cloud, Shooting Star"

Bronze and Plaster Sculpture

Elle Decor Magazine

Vogue Living, Australia

"Dendrite" Chandelier

"Rum Runner"

Cast hard candy costume


stainless steel tubing and cable

"Non-Simultaneously Apprehended"

mirror on canvas

Twisted Wire Sculpture

Bronze "Lean-to" Candlesticks

set of four

"Denim Cosmos"

sculptural installation

Plaster sculpture

Twisted Brass Wire


"Constellation" chandelier

and floor lighting

Brass tubing, LED lighting

Bronze Candelabra

"Meteorite" console

Bronze, fused glass, wood

interior lighting

"Untitled" Steel Curtains

Rezac Gallery

Chicago, Il

"Stream" Installation

Park Hyatt - Front Desk

Chicago, Il


Performance/ Fashion Design

Open End Gallery

Chicago, Il


Dechert Law Offices

Corporate Collection

Philadelphia, Pa

"The Center is Anywhere"

Museum of Contemporary Art

Chicago, Il

Artwork from the permanent collection

"Haymarket Memorial"

Public Art

Chicago, Il

"Consuming War"


Hyde Park Art Center

Chicago, Il

Pierced Sheet Steel

historical furniture sculptures

"Gateway Enhancement"

Chicago - O'hare Int. Airport

Art Consultant


Via Farini Gallery

Milan, Italy

"Tombstone of the Self"

Museum of Contemporary Art

Chicago, Il

"Untitled (Persian Rug)"

The Foreign Policy Show

Chicago, Il

Fashion Design

Appeared in French Elle & Marie Claire magazines

Art Production and Direction

Mixed Media Replications

For Artist Tony Tasset

Twisted Wire Sconces

Pacific Exhibit

Huan Gulf miniature diorama

Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago

"Salt Mountain"

"Fast But Slow"

Original pattern design for steel curtain

Mandarin Oriental Hotel

New York, Columbus Circle