Canadian Wilderness Landscapes
Portraits & Life Studies
D. Murphy’s oils – boldly handled wilderness landscapes and cityscapes – have been praised for their vibrant colour combinations and subtle values and tones.
His icy lake scenes take viewers to their own personal memories of nature, even if they are not familiar with the lakes of Northern Ontario.
His paintings contain a vibrant use of colour, with clever colour combinations with subtle values and tones.
His landscape paintings evoke a sense of stillness and contemplation, while his abstract paintings express energy, movement and emotion.