uses multiple painting mediums to achieve a intricate color-rich
surface; techniques such as encaustic, venetian plaster, collage, dutch
metal and acrylic. Pop culture, repetitive pattern, and line drawing
inform her paintings.
Murphy’s art studies include RISD, Print
Design,the International Institute Madrid Spain, and a fellowship at
Griffis and Orpheus Foundation, Bulgaria. In addition Murphy was a
draftsman on the Sol LeWitt "Wall Drawing #1196" at the New Britain
Museum of American Art.