April 4, 2018
c magazine auction
Lot 44
Jennifer Murphy

Lily Spider
19.25 x 18.5” 
Estimate $2,200
Framed by Superframe

Courtesy of the artist and Clint Roenisch Gallery, Toronto

Jennifer Murphy is a Toronto-based artist working in collage and mixed media. Murphy makes work about transformations in the natural world by using re-purposed materials such as photographic images found in used books. She has exhibited nationally and internationally including at the Contemporary Art Gallery (Vancouver); The Power Plant; White Columns (New York); and MOCA (Los Angeles). Murphy has been long-listed three times for the Sobey Art Award and has received numerous grants and awards. Her work can be found in private and corporate collections including Mcarthy Tétrault, the Bank of Montreal, the TD Bank and the Drake Hotel.