Sculpture Faculty/Digital Fabrication Lab Coordinator, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, COJanuary 2022-current

NCECA Conference Clay Fab Lab Coordinator, Sacramento (2022) and Cincinnati (2023)

Fabrication Labs Assistant Coordinator, Nancy Richardson Design Center, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, COOctober 2021-May 2022

Artist-in-Residence, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, August 2020-July 2021

Gallery Director, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE, January 2015-May 2017

Education Programs Coordinator, LUX Center for the Arts, July 2014-January 2015

Artist-in-Residence, LUX Center for the Arts, June 2013-May 2014

Internship, Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY, Spring 2013

Internship, Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, VT, Summer 2011


Master of Fine Arts in Ceramics, Ohio University, May 2020

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics, SUNY New Paltz, May 2013

Bachelor of Science in Visual Arts Education, SUNY New Paltz, May 2013

Minor in Art History, SUNY New Paltz, May 2013

PRESENTATIONs, Workshops, and Panels

American Objects: 3D Printing Workshop, University of Northern Colorado, February 2023

Visiting Artist Talk, Hood College (virtual), Frederick, MD, February 2023

Visiting Artist Talk: Digital Clay and Democracy, Bowdoin College, Bowdoin, ME, April 2022

Equity in the Arts Panel Discussion with UNC Faculty Past and Present, University of Northern Colorado, February 2023

Workshop: Building a 3D printer for clay, Bowdoin College, April 2022

Visiting Artist Talk, University of Nebraska-Omaha (virtual), November 2021

Visiting Curator Talk, West Virginia University, September 2021

Visiting Artist Talk, Columbia Gorge Community College, September 2021

Workshop: 3D printing in clay, University of North Dakota, January/February 2021

Workshop: 3D printing prototypes for slipcasting, University of North Dakota, November 2020

Visiting Artist Talk, Ohio University (virtual), November 2020

Workshop: Intro to 3D Printing in Clay, Nebraska Wesleyan University/LUX Center for the Arts, September 2020

NCECA Fab Lab Lecture: Comparative Methodologies for 3D Printing in Clay, Minneapolis, MN, March 2019

Visiting Artist Workshop and Lecture, West Virginia University, February 2019

Visiting Artist Workshop and Lecture, Kansas State University, November 2018

Visiting Artist Workshop, University of Nebraska-Omaha, April 2017

Visiting Artist Lecture, University of Nebraska-Omaha, September 2016

Visiting Artist Lecture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Ceramics Department, September 2015

Visiting Artist Critique, Lincoln Artists’ Guild, Lincoln, NE, February 2015

Visiting Artist Workshop, Nebraska Wesleyan University, October 2014

Visiting Artist Lecture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Education Department, June 2014

Visiting Artist Lecture, Ashland Arts Council, Ashland, NE, April 2014

Visiting Artist Lecture, South East Community College, Lincoln, NE, November 11, 2013

Presenter, Student Research Symposium, SUNY New Paltz, May 2013

Student Presenter, NCECA, Houston, Texas, March 2013


Mending Rushmore, Myers Gallery, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND May 2021

Alt-Archives, with Belle-Pilar Fleming, Bunker Center for the Arts, Kansas City, MO, April 2021

Unfounded, Solo Exhibition, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE, September 2020

Unfounded, Graduate Thesis Exhibition, Spare Bedroom Gallery, Athens, OH March 2020

Land of the Free, Bunker Center for the Arts, September 2018

Case Study, Petshop Gallery, Omaha, NE, February 2017

Bri Murphy, Fred Simon Gallery, Omaha, NE, January-February 2017

Synapse, Solo Exhibition, RNG Gallery, Council Bluffs, IA, December 2016-January 2017

Case Study: Bimolar, Solo Exhibition, Tugboat Gallery, Lincoln, NE, March 2016

Crowns and Nitrous Oxide, Solo Exhibition, Spativm, Lincoln, NE, July 2015

Fracture, Solo Exhibition, LUX Center for the Arts, Folsom Gallery, June 2014

Internal Exposure,Undergraduate Thesis Exhibition, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY, May 2013



Current Forms: Ohio Figurative Ceramics, The Richard and Carole Cocks Art Museum, Miami University, Oxford, OH


UNC Faculty: Past and Present, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

45th Anniversary Former Residents Show, Invitational, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE


American Artifacts, curator/artist, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

American Artifacts, (virtual), NCECA concurrent exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA

21 Artists to Follow in 2021, (virtual) juried exhibition, Michael Rose Fine Art, Providence, RI


Unrest: Reclaiming Power, Privilege, and Purpose, International juried exhibition Juror: Lauren Tate Baeza, Memorial Union Gallery, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

Twist-Ties, Graduate Group Exhibition, Weld House, Ohio University, Athens, OH

A deLUX Art Gala, Innovation Campus, Lincoln, NE


ii,Graduate group exhibition, Seigfred Gallery, Athens, OH

The All Ohio Ceramics Biennial 2018,PSZ Clay Center, Zanesville, OH

Currents: An Honest Attempt, national juried exhibition, Jurors: Jamie Bates Slone and Hannah Lee Cameron, Gary R. Libby Gallery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Container Show, Ohio University Graduate exhibition at NCECA, Pittsburgh, PA

Overture, Graduate group exhibition, Trisolini Gallery, Athens, OH


Majestic National, national juried exhibition, Nelsonville, OH

Ohio University Graduate Student Exhibition,Starbrick Gallery, Nelsonville, OH

REDUX: Transformations 6×6, invitational, Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY

40 for 40 Ceramics, invitational, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE

A deLUX Art Gala, Innovation Campus, Lincoln, NE


Southern Miss Ceramics National, curated by Brian Harper, University of Southern Mississippi Museum of Art, Hattiesburg, MS

Schema: Works on Paper, curated by Colin Keefe and David Gracie, Elder Gallery, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE

A deLUX Art Gala, Country Club of Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

Corpus Illuminata VI, Tangent Gallery, Detroit, MI

Cell and World! A Renegade Exhibition, No Vacancy, Lincoln, NE


A deLUX Art Gala, Country Club of Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

Corpus Illuminata V, Tangent Gallery, Detroit, MI

Nebraska, Prescott Gallery, Lincoln, NE

Body and Brain, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center, Nebraska City, NE


A deLUX Art Gala, Country Club of Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

Science & Art, Arterie Fine Arts Gallery, Naperville, IL

Corpus Illuminata IV, Tangent Gallery, Detroit, MI


Structure, Arc Gallery and Studios online exhibition, San Francisco, CA

Private Exhibition, The President’s Residence at SUNY New Paltz, NY

A deLUX Art Gala, Country Club of Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

Me, Myself, and Eye, Flow Art Space, St. Paul, MN

Corpus Illuminata III, Tangent Gallery, Detroit, MI

The Power of 3D Printing Event, SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY

Flavor and Flow, Group Design Exhibition, The Blue Cashew, Rhinebeck, NY


Together: A Four-Act Evolving Exhibition, Campus Commons gallery, University of Northern Colorado, Feb-March 2023

Splendid Notions: Queer Textiles, Campus Commons gallery, University of Northern Colorado, Nov-December 2022

American Artifacts, NCECA concurrent exhibition, March 2021

40 for 40, ceramics invitational, LUX Center for the Arts, May-June 2017

Dynamic Range, photography invitational, LUX Center for the Arts,  March-April 2017

Pixels, Voxels, LUX Center for the Arts, February-March 2016

Redux: Unseen Works by Lana Miller, LUX Center for the Arts, January 2016


Instructor of Record, Introduction to Ceramics, Ohio University, Spring 2020

Instructor of Record, Foundations: Description, Ohio University, Fall 2019

Teaching Assistant, Ceramics Department, Ohio University, Fall 2017, Fall 2018, Spring 2019

Instructor of Record, Ceramic Design, Ohio University,Spring 2018

Adjunct Instructor, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE, August 2015-May 2017

Instructor, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE, June 2013-May 2017

Instructor, Lancaster Youth Services Center, Lincoln, NE, June 2013-May 2017

Adjunct Ceramics Instructor, Doane College (Lincoln Campus), Lincoln NE, Fall 2013

Teaching Assistant, Ceramics Department, SUNY New Paltz, NY,Spring 2013


Graduate Student Senate Original Works Grant, Ohio University, Fall 2019

Student Enhancement Award, Ohio University, Spring 2018

Graduate Student Senate Travel Grant, Ohio University, Fall 2017

Feature Exhibit, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 2014-15

Gallery Pick Award, Science & Art Exhibition, Arterie Fine Arts Gallery, Naperville, IL,September 2014

Featured Artist, Ashland Stir-Up Days, Ashland, NE, July 2014

Recipient, David Lavallee Student Travel Fund Award, SUNY New Paltz, NY, Spring 2013

Recipient, Undergraduate Research Experience Travel Award, SUNY New Paltz, NY Spring 2013

Recipient, Summer Undergraduate Research Experience Grant, SUNY New Paltz, NY, Summer 2012


Wolgamott, L. Kent: Exploring space between photography and sculpture in ‘Dynamic Range’, Lincoln Journal Star, March 2017

Murphy, Bri:‘Dynamic Range’ LUX exhibit explores the space between photography and sculpture, L Magazine (Lincoln Journal Star), Lincoln, NE, March 2017 

Wolgamott, L. Kent: Best of Art 2016 list, Lincoln Journal Star,December 2016

Wolgamott, L. Kent:No Figures, Graphite in ‘Schema’ at NWU, Lincoln Journal Star, December 2016

Murphy, Bri: Steve Snell: Adventure Art, L Magazine (Lincoln Journal Star), Lincoln, NE, September 2016

Wolgamott, L. Kent:Sheldon Invitational tops best shows of 2016 – so far, Lincoln Journal Star, July 2016

Wolgamott, L. Kent:Old Building Exhibition is Likely First of Many in Lincoln, Lincoln Journal Star, June 2016

Esparrago, Lindsay: Art exhibition brings 1900s house to life one last time, Lincoln Journal Star, May 2016

Wolgamott, L. Kent:Case Study: Bimolar’ is powerful, personal art from Bri Murphy, Lincoln Journal Star, March 2016

Murphy, Bri: To Make Art, Press Print, L Magazine (Lincoln Journal Star), Lincoln, NE, March 2016

Wolgamott, L. Kent:Sheldon’s ‘Black Fire’ tops 2015 in visual arts, Lincoln Journal Star, December 2015

Wolgamott, L. Kent: Bri Murphy’s “Crowns and Nitrous Oxide”, Lincoln Journal Star, July 2015

Radio Interview. Friday Live! with Genevieve Randall, 91.1 NET radio, Lincoln, NE, June 2014

Radio Interview. Community Matters with Nick Hernandez, 89.3 KZUM radio, Lincoln, NE, May 2014

Radio Interview. Friday Live! with Genevieve Randall, 91.1 NET radio, Lincoln, NE, January 2014

Nolte, Andreas. »denn die welt ist groß und unser leben ist kurz«, book cover design with Joy Ude, 2013

Reetz, Brian. A Body of Artwork,L Magazine (JournalStar), Lincoln, NE, November 2013

Hauptman, Otani, and Wagner (editors).Structure, Arc Gallery and Studios, Exhibition Catalog, 2013