Bill Murphy
The Paramount #2
Lithograph, edition 70, 2012
Printed by Lisa Mackie and Kevin Lane
Black ink on white BFK Rives paper
Framing by the Noble Maritime Collection

Bill Murphy attended Brooklyn College, the School of Visual Arts, the Art Students League, and Vermont College, where he received the MFA.  At the School of Visual Arts he studied with, among others, Jim Kearns, Herb Katzman, Marshall Arisman, and Robert Weaver.  His work is included in the collections of the British Museum, the Brooklyn Museum, the New York Public Library, the Staten Island Museum, the Newark Public Library, the New York Transit Museum, Nassau Community College, the Denver Art  Museum, Hofstra University, the New York Historical Society, and the Baseball Hall of Fame, which purchased his lithograph of Yankee Stadium entitled Night Game for its permanent collection. Murphy has taught at Wagner College since 1984.