Gwynn Murrill
 
1942 Born Ann Arbor, MI
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

Education:
1972 MFA University of California, Los Angeles

selected biography
 


Selected L.A. Louver exhibitions

Group show
Main gallery
2 June - 9 July 2011

Gwynn Murrill: Maquettes
1 October - 7 November 2009

     

Gwynn Murrill: Skyroom
17 May - 16 June 2007

 
Gwynn Murrill
From Classical to Baroque

31 March - 5 May 2007
     

Gwynn Murrill
Skyroom
9 September - 24 December 2005

 

Sculpture
9 July - 28 August 2004

    → view all past solo/group L.A. Louver exhibitions

Selected museum exhibitions

Gwynn Murrill on Avenue of The Stars
Century City, Los Angeles
15 November 2012 - 31 January 2014

The Animals Look Back at Us
includes Gwynn Murrill
Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild
Woodstock, NY
22 February 2013 - 24 March 2013

     

Gwynn Murrill
Early Wood Sculpture

1 September - 24 October 2009
Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery
Santa Monica College
Performing Arts Center
1310 11th St
Santa Monica 90405

Multiple Vantage Points
Southern California Women Artists, 1980 - 2006

Curated by Dextra Frankel
25 February - 15 April 2007
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall Park
Los Angeles, CA 90027
www.barnsdallartpark.com

     

Gwynn Murrill
7 - 28 January 2006
Fine Arts Gallery
California State University Los Angeles
5151 State Univesity Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032

   
    → view all past museum exhibitions

Video

 

     
Interview

Gwynn Murrill interview with Molly Barnes
Molly Barnes Art News, Sundays 7:30 - 8:00 PM
KCSN FM 88.5
California State University Northridge
www.kcsn.org

Broadcast Date: 22 March 2009
Time: 28:58
listen here

   
     
Artist's website

www.murrillsculpture.com    
     

Selected works by exhibition or commission

Gwynn Murrill: Maquettes
1 October - 7 November 2009 >>

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Tiger 4 Maquette, 2000<br>
bronze<br>
6 5/8 x 9 1/4 x 5 in. (16.8 x 23.5 x 12.7 cm)<br>
Edition 1/9

Tiger 4 Maquette

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Elmo Maquette (Walking), 2009<br>
bronze<br>
4 1/4 x 4 7/8 x 2 1/2 in. (10.8 x 12.4 x 6.4 cm)<br>
Edition 3/6

Elmo Maquette (Walking)

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Flying Eagle Maquette, 2009<br>
bronze <br>
4 x 10 x 5 in. (10.2 x 25.4 x 12.7 cm)<br>
Edition 1/10

Flying Eagle Maquette

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Cat Walking Downstairs Maquette, 2008<br>
bronze; ceramic<br>
3 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. (8.9 x 23.5 x 3.8 cm); <br>overall: 7 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (18.4 x 23.5 x 14 cm)<br>
Edition 1/9

Cat Walking Downstairs Maquette

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Coyote I Maquette, 2008<br>
bronze<br>
4 3/4 x 9 3/4 x 2 in. (12.1 x 24.8 x 5.1 cm)<br>
Edition 5/9

Coyote I Maquette

Gwynn Murrill<br>
The Wrasslers 9, 2008<br>
bronze<br>
4 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. (12.1 x 11.4 x 8.6 cm)<br>
Edition 1/4

The Wrasslers 9

Public Art for The Montana
Pasadena, CA
July 2008 completion date >>

click to read press release

 Gwynn Murrill<br>
Intaglio carving of eagle set into limestone panels<br>
Approximately 114 x 504 in. (290 x 1280 cm)

Intaglio carving of eagle set into limestone panels

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Life-size cast bronze sculpture of a native San Gabriel Mountain bighorn sheep poised atop two columns of rough-hewn limestone blocks<br>
Height: 127 in. (323 cm)
Diameter: 144 in. (366 cm

Life-size cast bronze sculpture of a native San Gabriel Mountain bighorn sheep

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Intaglio carving of eagle set into limestone panels<br>
Approximately 186 x 264 in. (472 x 671 cm)

Intaglio carving of eagle set into limestone panels

Gwynn Murrill
17 May - 16 June 2007
Skyroom >>

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Eagle IV, 2007<br>
bronze on basalt base<br>
Sculpture: 21 x 54 x 34 in. (53.3 x 137.2 x 86.4 cm)<br>
Height of Base: 80 in. (203.2 cm)<br>
Private collection

Eagle IV

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Eagle IV, 2007<br>
bronze on basalt base<br>
Sculpture: 21 x 54 x 34 in. (53.3 x 137.2 x 86.4 cm)<br>
Height of Base: 80 in. (203.2 cm)<br>
Private collection

Eagle IV (detail)

Gwynn Murrill: From Classical to Baroque
31 March - 5 May 2007 >>

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Climbing Cougar 2, 2007<br>
bronze<br>
25 x 58 x 18 in. (63.5 x 147.3 x 45.7 cm)<br>
Edition 2 of 9<br>
Private collection

Climbing Cougar 2

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Elmo, 2005<br>
bronze<br>
34 x 33 1/2 x 12 in. (86.4 x 85.1 x 30.5 cm)<br>
Edition 1 of 6

Elmo

Installation photography<br>
Gwynn Murrill: From Classical to Baroque

Installation photography
Gwynn Murrill: From Classical to Baroque

Gwynn Murrill
Skyroom
9 September - 24 December 2005

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Cougar 1, 2003<br>
bronze<br>
20 x 60 x 24 in. (50.8 x 152.4 x 61 cm)<br>
<br>
Cougar 5, 2003<br>
bronze<br>
11 x 75 x 31 in. (27.9 x 190.5 x 78.7 cm)<br>
Private collection

Cougar 1, Cougar 5

Public Commission
Greater Toronto Airport Authority,
Pearson Airport, Toronto, 2004

Greater Toronto Airport Authority, <br>
Pearson Airport, Toronto, 2004



Sculpture
9 July -
28 August 2004 >>

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Hawk III, 1999<br>
bronze<br>
14 1/2 x 18 x 21 1/2 in. (36.8 x 45.7 x 54.6 cm)<br>
Private collection

Hawk III

Gwynn Murrill<br>
Hawk II Landing, 2003<br>
bronze and stone<br>
16 x 21 x 10 in (40.6 x 53.3 x 25.4 cm)

Hawk II Landing