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TIM MURPHY



BIOGRAPHY
1984 Experimental Etching Studio, Boston, MA
1990 B.F.A., Major in Studio Art (Painting) School of the Museum of Fine Arts/Tufts University, Boston, MA
1993 M.F.A., Major in Studio Art (Painting) University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2008 Tim Murphy, New Paintings, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2002 Tim Murphy, New Work, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2000 Tim Murphy, Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2000 Tim Murphy, Paintings and Drawings, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1998 Tim Murphy, Paintings, Cochise College, Nogales, AZ
1998 Tim Murphy, New Work, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1996 New Artists Series, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1994 The Romantic Landscape, selected works, 1991-1994, Hall of Fame Gallery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
1993 Tim Murphy: Paintings and Drawings, Centennial Hall, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2012-January 2013 Winter Exhibition, Lisa Kurts Gallery, Memphis, TN
2012 Summer Exhibition, Lisa Kurts Gallery, Memphis, TN
2012 Small Things Considered, 20th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2012 Grace of Form, Tim Murphy, New Paintings (three-person exhibit with Bruce McGrew), Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2011 19th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2009-2010 Tim Murphy, New Paintings (two-person exhibit), Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2010 Small Things Considered, 18th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2009 Small Things Considered, 17th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2008 16th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2007 Summer Landscape Invitational Exhibition, William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO
2007 15th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2006 Bonfire of the Vanitas, Group Invitational Show, Temple of Music and Art/Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2006 14th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2005 13th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2005 Spring/Summer Gallery Mix, Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2005 Tim Murphy, New Paintings (two-person exhibit), Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2004 Tucson Artists Do Underpants, Group Invitational Show, Temple of Music and Art/Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2004 Winter Gallery Mix, Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2004 12th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2003 Tucson Artists in Black and White: Self Portraits, Invitational, Temple of Music & Art/Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2003 11th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2003 Spring/Summer Gallery Mix, Peyton Wright, Santa Fe, NM
2002 Tim Murphy Paintings (two-person exhibit), Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2002 10th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2002 Winter Gallery Mix, Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2001 Winter Gallery Mix, Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2001 9th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2001 Arizona Biennial, Curated by Kathryn Kanjo, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2000 Winter Gallery Mix, Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2000 8th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1999 10th Anniv. Exhibition, Contemporary Works from Gallery Artists & Historic Works, Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
1999 Group Eighteen, Contemporary Group Exhibition, New Work, Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
1999 7th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1999 Spring/Summer Gallery Mix, Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
1998 6th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1998 Group Invitational Show, Rancho Linda Vista Gallery, Oracle, AZ
1997 Arizona Biennial, Curated by Jan Crebbs, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
1997 5th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1997 Tucson Museum of Art Faculty Exhibition, Temple of Music and Art, Tucson, AZ
1997 My Pet, Invitational Group Show, Central Arts Collective, Tucson, AZ
1997 New Artists Series, Tim Murphy Paintings (two-person exhibit), Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1997 Estate of the Art, Designer Show House, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
1996 The Contemplative, Harbor Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
1996 Tucson Collects, 4th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1996 Arizona Art Education Association Invitational Show, Joseph Gross Gallery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
1996 Tucson Museum of Art Faculty Exhibition, Temple of Music and Art, Tucson, AZ
1995 Tucson Museum of Art Faculty Exhibition, Temple of Music and Art, Tucson, AZ
1994 Tucson Museum of Art Faculty Exhibition, Temple of Music and Art, Tucson, AZ
1993 Arizona Biennial, Curated by Garo Z. Antreasian, Jeanne Meyers and Rudy K. Turk, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
1990 School of the Museum of Fine Art Traveling Exhibition, Suicov Institute, Moscow, Russia
1990 25th Annual Marblehead Festival of the Arts (Best of Show), Marblehead, MA
1989 24th Annual Marblehead Festival of the Arts (Honorable Mention), Marblehead, MA

MEDIA: SELECTED REVIEWS AND MENTIONS
Participating Artist, "Untitled Episode". Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman. Series Four. Kurt Sayenga, Producer.
       Science Channel. June 2013.
Reagan, Margaret. "Feel of the Unfinished", Tucson Weekly, Volume 29, No. 7, April 5-11, 2012, pg. 32
Sarnoff Art Materials, Featured Artist, Spring/Summer 2012, sarnoffart.com
Reagan, Margaret. "More or Less Abstract", Tucson Weekly, Volume 26, No. 45, Dec. 31, 2009 – Jan. 6, 2010
Lobo, Susan. "Roots and Flowers: The Vine and King Neighborhood", 2008, pg. 38
Reagan, Margaret. "Big Art in Small Packages", Tucson Weekly, Volume 23, No. 17, June 22-28, 2006, pg. 33
Reagan, Margaret. "Shifting Perspectives", Tucson Weekly, Volume 22, No. 41, Dec. 8-14, 2005, pg. 37
Weideman, Paul. Pasatiempo, Santa Fe New Mexican, April 2, 1999, pg. 28
MacNeil, William. "Peyton Wright Reopens in Historical Spiegelberg House", Santa Fen New Mexican, June 26, 1998
Tucson Museum of Art, Designer Showcase House, 1997, Cover, pg. 121, pg. 144
City Listings - Art, Tucson Weekly, Sept. 26 – Oct. 2, 1996
Marblehead Reporter. "Festival Winners Named", The Reporter Living Section, June 14, 1990
Tucson Museum of Art. Catalogue, Arizona Biennial, 1993, 1997, 2001

COLLECTIONS
Dan Leech Collection, Tucson, AZ
Estate of Mel Ritter
HCI Corporation, Reno, NV
Process Museum, Tucson, AZ
Carol Freundlich Collection, Tucson, AZ

AWARDS & HONORS
Recipient, Regents Scholarship, Massachusetts Board of Higher Education
Finalist, Dana Pond Competition, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA (1989)
Best of Show, 25th Annual Marblehead Festival of the Arts, Marblehead, MA (1990)
Honorable Mention, 24th Annual Marblehead Festival of the Arts, Marblehead, MA (1989)
B.O.I.T Award, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Dept. of Art, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (1992-93)