April – May 2003
Murphy received her MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University and her BA from State University of New York-Empire State College, NY. She has been awarded a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, and Emerging Artist Fellowship at Socrates Sculpture Park, L.I.C., NY and the Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant. Her residencies include the Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT and the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE. She has shown at the Clough-Hanson Gallery, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN, Seaside Park, Bridgeport, CT, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE and the Socrates Sculpture Park, L.I.C., NY.