Mary P. Murphy has a studio in Barneveld, New York, in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. She works primarily in watercolor, oil and pen and ink.
Mary is a signature member of the Central New York Watercolor Society (CNYWS) and has been recognized in national shows sponsored by the Art Students League in New York City, Cooperstown Art Association, Marblehead MA Art Association and View Art Center in Old Forge, NY. She has received two grants from the New York State Council on the Arts and was accepted into the Art Students League comic book competition, This Quarantine Life Comics Anthology for her COVID pen and ink drawings (also shown as a solo exhibition at View Art Center).
Awards in 2021 include First Place at the Dodge Pratt Northam Art Center, an Award of Merit at The Cooperstown National Juried Exhibition and Judge’s Choice Award at the CNYWS Juried Exhibition.
After a successful career in corporate communications, she has been dedicated to art full time since 2013.