The Work of David Murphy
Dreaming of America, 2007, watercolor on paper, 20 x 16 in.
Spirit Rhythm, 2011, acrylic on paper, 30 x 22.5 in.
Bethesda Fountain in the Snow, 2011, oil on canvas, 18 x 24 in.
Head of Man in Pain, 2011, acrylic on paper, 18 x 12 in.
Notes From the Asylum, 2011, acrylic and collage on canvas, 59 x 39 in.
From the artist's statement:
At heart, I am an Expressionist artist; my art is the very opposite of 'arts for art’s sake', in fact I see no separation between my art and my life, both feed from each other to form a highly autobiographical art.
Cataclysm, 2011, acrylic on paper, 30 x 22.5 in.
Pan No. 5, 2011, acrylic on paper, 30 x 22.5 in.
Sunset Over I.M.M.A., 2007 acrylic on canvas, 18 x 14 in.
David Murphy in his studio, Dublin, Ireland, 2012
Eileen at N.C.A.D. Party, 2008, acrylic on paper, 22.5 x 30 in.
feminist, media and art books, Indie music and my own wild thoughts.
- David Murphy
Maud Gone, 2009, watercolor on paper, 20 x 16 in.
Emily at Fibber's No. 2, 2010, Watercolor on paper, 18 x 24 in.
End of Days, 2009, acrylic on paper, 24 x 18 in.
Alice, 2009, acrylic on paper, 25 x 19 in.
Nude Girl with Beer, 2009, acrylic on paper, 19 x 25 in.
Hurricane, 2010, acrylic on paper, 20 x 16 in.
David Murphy (born 1971) is a prolific, Expressionist / Realist painter and writer living and working in Dublin, Ireland. To view more of Murphy's work follow the link here.
*All work pictured © David Murphy.