Charlie Murphy’s art practice spans glass, light, sculpture, photography, performance and video – creating dramatic installations, public engagement events, performances, screenings and exhibitions.
Widely known for her popular touring ‘kiss-in’ events, her projects often involve participation and collaboration of some kind.
Her work is presented in many different festival, gallery and public contexts in the UK and internationally, including Royal Festival Hall, London West Yorkshire playhouse, Normal? Festival of the Brain (Folkestone), Creative Reactions/Pint of Science, The Royal Society for Public Health, ARUK, The Science Gallery, Dublin, European Association for Hematology , Wellcome Collection , The Big Dance Festival , Artist Collectables at Tate Modern, Edinburgh Fringe, Artsway’s ‘New Forest Pavilion’ at the Venice Biennale..
She is an experienced lecturer and arts educator and is one of the co-directors of Created out of Mind team who have been in residence in Wellcome’s Hub from 2016-18.
Charlie regularly presents artists talks, contributes to panel discussions, initiates and leads workshops in sculptural casting, photography, video, costume and rosette making , experimental printing and improvised choreography.
Charlie studied Documentary Photography at Newport, BA Photography at Farnham and an MA in Photography at the RCA. Her projects have been supported by public and private commissions, ACE ‘s individual artist Grants for the Arts, ArtSway’s Associates Scheme and Artsadmin’s Mid Career Bursary, she is an artist member of the Contemporary Art Society and The Artist Agency.
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