David Murphy

 
David Murphy, Untitled , 2018, 85 x 65.5 cm, casein paint and scratches on paper
 
David Murphy, Untitled , 2018, 75 x 56 cm, casein paint and scratches on paper
 
David Murphy, Untitled (Blanket) , 2017, 38 x 28 cm, Casein paint on paper
 
David Murphy, Long Ending (Mauve) , 2019, 86.5 x 68 x 2.5 cm, Casein paint and scratches on gesso panel
 
David Murphy, Untitled , 2014, 90 x 71 cm, casein paint on paper
 
David Murphy, Untitled , 2014, 90 x 71 cm, casein paint on paper
 
David Murphy, Untitled (Blanket) , 2017, 38 x 28 cm, Casein paint on paper
 
David Murphy, X (twenty-fifth) , 2015, 154 x 112 cm, Casein paint on paper
 
David Murphy, Long Ending (Blue) , 2018, 35.5 x 25 x 2.5 cm (each), Casein paint and scratches on gesso panel
 
David Murphy, Long Ending (green) , 2017, 30 x 22 x 2.5 cm, Casein paint and scratches on gesso panel
 
David Murphy, Spiller (no. 2) , 2015, 32 x 22 x 23 cm, Solid Murano glass
 
David Murphy, Blanket , 2019, The Piece Hall, Halifax, 15.4 x 7 x 0.6 m, Powder-coated steel and stainless steel
 
David Murphy, Blanket , 2019, The Piece Hall, Halifax, 15.4 x 7 x 0.6 m, Powder-coated steel and stainless steel
 
David Murphy, Blanket (detail), 2019, The Piece Hall, Halifax15.4 x 7 x 0.6 m, Powder-coated steel and stainless steel
 
David Murphy, We differ from each other in speed , 2014, 225 x 125 x 45 cm, hand beaten aluminium
 
David Murphy, We differ from each other in speed (detail), 2014, 225 x 125 x 45 cm, hand beaten aluminium
 
David Murphy, Untitled (Gathering) , 2013, 65 x 65 x 65 cm, Soldered Steel and Enamel Paint

about

David Murphy (b.1983, Newcastle Upon Tyne) studied at the Glasgow School of Art. He is the recipient of the Kenneth Armitage Foundation Fellowship, London (2015-2017) and was shortlisted for the John Moores Painting Prize (2016) and the Jerwood Drawing Prize (2017). Recent exhibitions include Bartha Contemporary London (UK), Galleria Monica de Cardenas, Milan (IT), British Council, Cairo (EG), ALMA ZEVI Venice (IT), New Arts Centre, Salisbury (UK), PEER, London (UK), Yorkshire Sculpture Park (UK). Murphy has worked on large-scale commissions for the National Trust (UK), The Dales Museum (UK) and Edinburgh Sculpture Workshops (UK). Recent commissions include collaborations with Jamie Fobert Architects, a permanent new installation for Oxford House, Oxford Street, London, and The Blanket at the Piece Hall in Halifax (UK). He lives and works in London.