Kay Murphy is a contemporary visual artist based in the midlands. Her work is inspired by life’s surroundings. Kay enjoys painting compositions that create atmosphere and meaning. While her preferred medium is Acrylic, she also likes to work in Encaustic, Oil and Ink. In 2014, she graduated with a B.A. in Art & Design from GMIT and in 2016 was awarded a residency at Cill Riallaig. Kay has been selected for Open Submissions at Birr, Portlaoise and Carlow and has exhibited Solo and with Group exhibitions.