about the artist
Jim Murrin is an Ohio painter known for oil and acrylic landscapes and urbanscapes. Alongside a career in dentistry, Murrin studied painting at the Columbus College of Art & Design. His artwork has been exhibited at the Century Association in New York City, ConnectArt in Cuba, as well as galleries and museums across Ohio, including the Columbus Museum of Art, the Springfield Museum of Art, OSU Urban Art Space, the OSU Faculty Club, The Georgian Museum, and the Sharon Weiss Gallery. His paintings are held in collections across the country. In 2016 The Greater Columbus Arts Council presented Jim with The Community Arts Partnership Award. Jim is represented by Sharon Weiss Gallery, in the Columbus Short North Arts District.
20 East Lincoln Street
Columbus, OH 43215
exhibits and awards
- Letters from Cuba-Letters from Ohio, four cities in Cuba, March, 2021
- Letters from Cuba-Letters from Ohio, Columbus,OH, July, 2021
- Letters from Cuba-Letters from Ohio, New York City, November, 2021
select past exhibitions
- 2020, Jim Murrin Recent Works, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, OH
- 2019, Cuba in Columbus, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, OH
- 2019, ConnectArt, Matanzas, Cuba.
- 2018, Art for Life, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
- 2018, Ohio Artists of Today, The Mithoff, Lancaster, OH
- 2017, From Here to Havana, Jim Murrin New Paintings, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, OH.
- 2016, The Lancaster and Fairfield County Paintings, Georgian Museum, Lancaster, OH.
- 2015, Sea and Ski and the Road Between, Jim Murrin New Paintings, OSU Faculty Club, Columbus, OH.
- 2015, Going to Town, Cityscapes from the Collection of Remak Ramsay, The Century Association, New York, NY
- 2015, Jim Murrin Recent Works, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, OH
- 2009, OAL 98th Annual Spring Juried Exhibition, OSU Urban Arts Space, Columbus, OH
- 2008, OAL 97th Annual Spring Juried Exhibition, Springfield Museum of Art, Springfield, OH
- 1998, The Operation is Art, Physician Painters, Reed Arts, Columbus, OH
- The Columbus Arts Partnership Award, 2016.