David Murphy (b.1983, Newcastle Upon Tyne) lives and works in London. Graduated from Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow (2006) and Dresden Academy of Fine Arts, Dresden (2005). Fellowships and residencies include the Kenneth Armitage Foundation Fellowship, London (2015-17) and residencies at Murano (2015) and Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield (2014). Select solo exhibitions include The Blanket, The Piece Hall, Halifax (2019); DRIFT, Alma Zevi, Venice (2019; Prospect Room, National Trust at Packwood House, Warwickshire (2019); Deep, Deeper, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milan (2015); Certain Impacts, PEER, London (2014); and Artist in Residence, Atelier Concorde, Lisbon (2012). Select group exhibitions include Tactile Line, Bartha Contemporary, London (2018); Jerwood Drawing Prize, Jerwood Space, London (2018); 10 x 10 Drawing the City 2017 for Article 25, RIBA, London (2017); John Moores Painting Prize, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool (2016); GROUNDWORK, New Art Centre, Salisbury (2015); The Negative Imprint of the Space Used, Galerie Christian Ehrentraut, Berlin (2014); and Magnifying Cairo, British Council, Cairo (2014).
Last updated: 24.01.2019