Davis Murphy   (b. 1954, USA)
davismurphy30@aol.com / www.davismurphy.net / 914-216-1482

Selected Exhibitions

"Chief Saint"
Fiberglass Sculptures
October 26th to November 20th, 2013
Neoteric Fine Art, Amagansett, NY

July 3rd through Labor Day 2013 "The Death of Two Worlds" rhino sculpture
Neoteric Fine Art, Amagansett, NY

HELD OVER THROUGH SEPTEMBER
  

Guild Hall
Group Show Summer 2013
East Hampton, NY

Delta Airlines
TV commercial artwork commission
Spring 2013
http://youtu.be/V3MseMGAxgw

Splinter Fish
October 2012
Greenport Harbor Gallery
Greenport, NY

 

Sirens & Equines
October 2nd, 2010
4 N. Main Gallery
Southampton, NY

Hwy 62 Art Tours
Oct 23-24, 2010
Landers, CA

Gem Show
September 28, 2010
Joshua Tree, CA

Hwy 62 Studio Art Tours
Oct 26-Nov 4, 2009
Yucca Valley, CA

Front Window Gallery
August 14-September 4, 2009
Yucca Valley, CA

Key West Freedom Weekend
July-4-5, 2009
Key West, FL

Best of the West Fest
Memorial Weekend May 22 & 23, 2009
Pappy & Harriet's
Pioneertown, CA

Climate Change  – A Roadside Attraction, Joshua Tree, CA
Group show
February 27-April 18, 2009

 

ELDorado Polo Club, Palm Springs, CA – Barbara Sinatra Polo Game,
private exhibition charity event
March 29th, 2009

 

Miami Beach Marina, Miami Beach, FL
Solo exhibit April 3-5, 2009

Hi-Desert Museum, Yucca Valley, CA
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Group Show

Equine Affaire 
2 day exhibit
Pomona, CA January 2009

Panificio
One man show
Los Angeles, CA
November 19-January 10, 2009

Miami Dade Community College, Florida
New Approaches to Old Diseases One Man Show 1987

Artifacts
Miami Beach One Man Show April 1987

Joy Moos Gallery Miami
Miami Group Show August 1986

Fire & Ice
Miami Installation February 1986

Field Gallery
Massachusetts September 1985

Coconut Grove Playhouse Gallery, Florida
One Man Show August 1978

   Coconut Grove Playhouse Gallery, Florida
One Man Show August 1977

 

Commissions:


RCI Marine Group/Bayshore Landing Spring 2008-Present

* Entrance Sculpture commission for Steel Point Harbor in Bridgepoint, CT to be unveiled 2014
* 15 custom metal sculptures for RCI Marina office and Monty Trainors waterfront restaurant

Kessler Collection Luxury Hotel Group 2002-2008
* Awarded $160,000 horse sculpture commission for Kessler Canyon, Grand Junction, CO
* Awarded $40,000 atrium sculpture Beaver Creek Lodge, Vail, CO
* Awarded $20,000 custom copper restaurant décor Beaver Creek Lodge Grill, CO
 *Awarded $7,000 custom sign commission The Mansion, Savannah, GA

Private commissions for residences, restaurants in Northern Florida 1996 - 2002

Corporate Commission for Darden International & General Foods 1988-1996

 

Publications:

Dan's Papers: Artist Davis Murphy Living Large - July 2013

Daily Mail UK : Horn in the USA - January 2012

Southampton Press: Where the Rhinos Roam - January 2012

Long Island Pulse: Davis Murphy Exhibit in Greenport  - October 2010

Desert Valley Star, Cover artist- Pictures Worth a Thousand Words: October 2009

Hi-Desert Star: Hwy 62 Art Tours Gets Beautiful Start: October 2009


American Free Journal : Davis Murphy Renaissance Metallurgist; August 2009

The Argonaut: Davis Murphy Premier Los Angeles Exhibit 2008

News from Indian Country: The Wild Horses of Ute Country; 2008

The Record Review: Artist Davis Murphy Connects with Horses; 2007

Miami Herald: Profiles by Irene Lascher; April 1987

Art Papers: Alternative Art, Florida; March 1987

Miami Herald: Artifacts – A Weird World; February 1986

Interview Magazine: profile on Miami Artifacts Art Group;
Portrait photo by David LaChapelle September 1986

Collections:

Marc Jacobs

 Ralph Lauren

Delta Airlines

 Music artist Prince

Limelight Studios

Telemundo Miami

20th Century Fox Pictures

 Kessler Collection, www.kesslercollection.com