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Greg Murr
Levity, [study 30b]
Acrylic on canvas
67 x 55 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Nebula, (Study 29b)
Acrylic on canvas
63 x 67 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Nebula, (Study 31f)
Acrylic on canvas
63 x 67 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Gravitational Lens No. 21
Acrylic on canvas
38 x 40 inches
2014
Greg Murr
CMBR Study No. 16
Acrylic on canvas
30 x 32 inches
2014
Greg Murr
CMBR Study No. 20
Acrylic on canvas
30 x 32 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Event (Study No. 11)
Acrylic on linen
46 1/2 x 48 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Supercluster (Study No. 24)
Acrylic on canvas
30 x 32 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Gravitational Lensing (Study No. 15)
Acrylic on canvas
39 1/2 x 63 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Background Radiation (Study No. 28C)
Acrylic on canvas
39 1/2 x 63 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Recombination (Study No. 27)
Acrylic on canvas
40 x 76 inches
2014
Greg Murr
White Matter (Study No. 12c)
Oil on panel
40 x 36 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Study #11
Watercolor, acrylic, and graphite on paper
22 x 23 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Study #9
Watercolor, acrylic, and graphite on paper
22 x 23 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Study #10
Watercolor, acrylic, and graphite on paper
22 x 23 inches
2014
Greg Murr
Study #8
Watercolor, acrylic, and graphite on paper
22 x 23 inches
2014

Greg Murr

Education
1997 MFA, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
1993 BA, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
1992 Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts, London, England

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2013 Unseen Nature, Susan Street Fine Art, Solana Beach, CA
2012 Nature (a preview), WhiteConcepts Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
2011 The Grammar of the Douro, Árvore Cooperativa, Oporto, Portugal
Nature | Notes and Observations, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
Fluvial; Water Drawings by Greg Murr, Miller Art Gallery, Otterbein University, Columbus, Ohio
2009 The Usual Politics, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York
Mississippi Paintings, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago
Awash; cambi fantastici della laguna veneziana, Galleria il Sotoportego, Venice
2007 Drawing the Water's Edge, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
Waters' Edge, James Patrick Gallery, Wiscasset, ME
2006 Land and Sea, Galleria il Sotoportego, Scuola di Grafica, Venice, IT
2005 Hudson River Overview, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
2004 Tropism:New Works on Paper, Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy
2003 New Drawings and Paintings, Perimeter Gallery, New York, NY
2001 Recent Paintings, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM (also 2000, 1999, 1998)
1999 Indulgence, Wake Forest University Art Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC
Drawings and Prints, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA

Selected Group Exhibitions
2014 Cartographia, (online), Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
Copyleft, Copyright Berlin Art Projects, Berlin, Germany
The Space Between, Constellation Studios, Lincoln, NE
Spectral, (two-person exhibition), WhiteConcepts, Berlin, Germany
2013 Line Up; Landschaft im Dialog, Kit Schulte Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Faculty [III] 13, Hanes Art Gallery, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
2012 Not the Usual Politics, Rose Contemporary, Portland, ME
2011 Ist Es Am Rhein So Schön, 68elf Galerie, Cologne, Germany
Im Zeichen der Abstraktion, Jürgen Bahr, Cologne, Germany
The End of the Dream, MicaMoca, Berlin, Germany
Matter of Representation, The Works, Newark, OH
2010 20 years of printmaking at Flatbed Press, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX
(travels to University of Arkansas, Little Rock; Baylor University, Waco)
Bestiary, The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY
Cities in Flux, WhiteConcepts, Berlin, Germany
Gesture (inclusive), Hopkins Hall Gallery, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Abstraction, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
2009 Space Matrix I; Invention of Spaces, WhiteConcepts, Berlin, Germany
Internal Compasses, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland, OH
Americana, The Front, New Orleans, LA
Black – White, Susan Street Fine Art, Solana Beach, CA
Internal Compasses, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland
2008 Visions: Contemporary Drawings from the Dyke Collection, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock (travels to Naples Museum of Art)
Change the Position; Jan Bauer & Greg Murr, Loeser-Marzi Projects, Berlin
Preview: Berlin Art Fair, Loeser-Marzi Projects, Berlin
Pressing Matters; Artists of Flatbed Press, Curfman Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins2006
Hot Picks/06, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
Fresh Ink; Flatbed Editions, Nancy Wilson Scanlan Gallery, Austin, TX
Greg Murr, Linda Plotkin, Paul Rinaldi, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
Premio Leonardo Sciascia, Centro per l'Incisione, Museo dell'Agro Veientano, Formello (Rome), IT
(Traveling to Florence, Venice, Milan through 2007)
2005 Prints into Drawings, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Fresh Ink: Prints from Flatbed Press, Salt Lake Arts Center, Salt lake City, UT
Unseen Forces; Greg Murr and Lana Bernberg, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
Views from Venice; the Collection of the Scuola di Grafica, The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
Inaugural Exhibition, JET Artworks, Washington, D.C.
2004 Printed Matter, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
Chaos/Control, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
Emerging: Franklin Evans, Greg Murr, Ruby Palmer, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
2003 Intimate Abstraction, AVC Contemporary Art, New York, NY
2002 Monochrome: Arisa Boit and Greg Murr, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
2001 Summer Drawings, Perimeter Gallery, New York, NY
Contemporary Drawings, Visceglia Gallery, Caldwell College, Caldwell, NJ
2000 Flatbed at Eleven, McKinney Avenue Contemporary Art Center, Dallas, TX
Contemporary New Mexico; Angele Mason, Munson Hunt, Greg Murr, Flatbed Press, Austin, TX

Awards/Residencies
2004 Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM
2003 Robert M. MacNamara Foundation, Westport Island, ME
2001 MacDowell Colony (Josephine Mercy Heathcote Fellow), Peterborough, NH
2000 Flatbed Press, Austin, TX

Publications
Veleanu, Ioana. "Artist Profile: Greg Murr," ExBerliner, Issue no. 55, Nov 2007 Artner, Alan. "Murr finds inspiration in the everyday," The Chicago Tribune, Jul 27, 2007 Poroznuk, Amber. "Cartographies: Mapping the Metaphorical," whitehotmagazine, Berlin, Summer 2007
Consentino, Nicoletta. "Le forme astratte di Greg Murr," La Nuova di Venezia, IT Nov 27, 2004
Mendelowitz, Wakeham, Faber, A Guide to Drawin
Indyke, Dottie. "Greg Murr; Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM," ArtNews Oct 2000 g, Sixth Ed., 2002, pgs. 333-4, 357

Public Collections
Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
University of New Mexico Art Museum
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Whitney Museum of American Art
Progressive Collection
Scuola Internazionale di Grafica
Wake Forest University