2012 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
2009 MFA, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers, New Brunswick, NJ
2000 BFA, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
1998 Philosophy and Religious Studies, New York University, New York, NY
1997 Studio Program, New York Studio School, New York, NY


2013 It's, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY

2012 Ode Oh Owe, Ilse Murdock and Amy Feldman, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2009 One Shots, Thesis Exhibition, Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, NJ
2004 Foodie's Unlimited, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast, ME
2002 Ingredients, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast, ME


2013 One Summer, Birnam Wood Galleries, New York, NY
2013 Paperazzi 2, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2012 How To Be Brash in New Unreddened Spaces, curated by Em Rooney, Berment Lab, Skowhegan, ME
2012 Fakes, Tomato House, Brooklyn, NY
2011 The Last Guesture, curated by Charlie Finch, David Hall Fine Art Ltd., Boston, MA
2011 Double Take, curated by Lacey Fekishazy, Fort Useless, Bushwick, NY
2011 (Darling) You Send Me..., curated by Juile Ryan, b9 gallerie, Vienna, Austria
2011 Bellwether 2010, Bellevue City Hall, Seattle, WA
2010 The Yard Show, The Dirty Dirty, Brooklyn, NY
2010 Portable Caves, Works on Paper, HKJB Curatorial Projects, Queens, NY
2009 tART@ A.I.R., curated by Kat Griefen, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2008 Sculpted Green, Bellevue Sculpture Biennial Exhibition, Bellevue, WA
2008 Doppleganger, Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, NJ
2008 The Panorama Project 3, curated by Jordin Isip and Rodger Stevens, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, NY
2008 Summer Guests, Accuna Hansen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2007 First Year MFA Exhibition, Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, NJ
2007 The Scavenger Hunter's Cookbook, coLAB arts, Highland Park, NJ
2006 You have to be almost gifted to do what I do curated by Steven Stewart and Oliver Newton, Alexander and Bonin, New York, NY
2006 tArt Spring Salon Show, Creative Time, New York, NY
2005 Alan Shields, Judy Stevens, Ilse Murdock, Virva Hinnemo, Peter Fingesten Gallery, Pace University, New York, NY
2005 tArt Fall 2005 Salon Show, New York, NY
2004 John Yau + 3, Ilse Murdock, Alison Taylor, Archie Rand, VOLUME, New York, NY
2004 Study, New York Studio School Alumni Exhibition, curated by James Hyde, Roebling Hall, Brooklyn, NY
2004 Researchers Triangle, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2004 Feast or Famine, DNA Gallery, Provincetown, MA
2004 NADA Art Fair, Freight and Volume, Miami, FL
2004 Momenta 2004 Benefit, Momenta and White Columns, New York
2003 Online, curated by George Negroponte, Charlie Finch, and Robert Storr, Feigen Contemporary, New York, NY
2003 Narratives Upstairs, Oulous Repair, curated by Nick Lamia, Los Angeles, CA
2003 Peaceable Kingdom, DNA Gallery, Provincetown, MA
2003 Himalayan Orphans Benefit, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, NY
2003 Artists' Prints, Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill, Truro, MA
2003 Passion: Ice House Project 01/Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, Truro, MA
2003 Greatest Hits: From the Archives, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast ME
2002 Painting Lately. . . , curated by Betsy Kelleher, Henry Street Settlement, Abrons Art Center, New York, NY
2002 Taste, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast, ME
2002 Inter-sex-tion: Couples in Mixed Media, DNA Gallery, Provincetown, MA
2002 NY Studio School Alumni Exhibition, curated by Judd Tully and Karen Wilkin, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York, NY
2002 Dinning Haul: Unpacked, The Meat Packing District, New York, NY
2002 Oil and Water Mix, Bronxville Women's Club, Bronxville, NY
2001 Dinning Haul: Trucks Set for Twelve, @ 24th St., New York
2001 Repainting Church's Territory, Olana, Hudson, NY
2001 Film Files, Perogi 2000, Brooklyn, NY, (ongoing)
2001 Emerging Artists Box Show, HereArt Gallery, New York, NY
2000 Senior Thesis, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
2000 Substance, NeoImages, New York, NY
2000 Look Here Too, Essay by David Cohen, Tomas Jelf Gallery, New York, NY
1999 War, Postmasters Gallery, New York, NY
1999 National Competition, juried by Graham Nickson, First Street Gallery, New York, NY
1999 Look Here, Essay by Hilton Kramer, Thomas Jelf Gallery, New York, NY
1998 Sculpture, curated by Derek Eller, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY


2013 ARTnews, Ilse Murdock/Patricia Broderick, Tibor de Nagy, May 2013; illus.
2012 NY Arts Magazine, 30 Artists to Watch in 2012, (Summer 2012 issue); illus.
2011 The Art Fuse, The Last Guesture Suceeds, Despite Cognitive Slurry, By Franklin Einspruch (May 13th)
2011 Artnet Magazine, "The Last Guesture" in Wellesly, May 2, 2011
2008 Seatle Magazine, Art Thou Green, (August)
2007 Art Fag City, chosen by Paddy Johnson (August 6); illus.
2007 tART zine Volume 1., Edition of 40
2006 Artillery Vol. 1, No. 1, Barrage NYC (September) chosen by David Humphery; illus.
2004 The Village Soup Citizen, Murdock Unwraps Consumerism at Perimeter, by Lorie Costigan, (August 4); illus.
2004 VOLUME Newsletter, spring/summer, John Yau + 3, (now FREIGHT/VOLUME); illus.
2003 The New York Times, Online, by Ken Johnson (August 8)
2003 Time Out, Drawing the Line, by Sarah Schmerler (May 29 - June 5)
2003 The New York Sun, Online, by David Cohen (June 26)
2003 The Art Newspaper, Online, chosen by Stan Douglas (July - August)
2003 The New Yorker, Online, (August 4)
2003 The Village Voice, Voice Choices, Online (August 6-12)
2002 The New York Times, Oil and Water Mix , Footlights, Roberta Hershensens (April 7); illus.
2002 The Republican Journal, Belfast's Perimeter Gallery Explores the Boundaries of Taste, curated by Ilse Murdock, (November 7)
2001 The Wall Street Journal, Dinning Haul; editorial (August)
2001 Repainting Church's Territory, Catalogue; illus.


2009 Visiting Artist Coordinator Graduate Assistantship
2004 The Vermont Studio Center, Artist’s Residency Grant
1993 Croizer Award for Outstanding Freshman Performance, University of the Arts


2005-2011 tArt, New York, NY
2009 The Wordless Chorus, in Loving Overkill Via Satellite,
directed and produced by Larissa Velez, Dance Theater Workshop, New York, NY
2008 The Wordless Chorus, performed at The Dark Fair, directed by Brian Bellot and Larissa Velez, New York, NY, Milwalkee International Art Fair, WI
1999-2004 Four Walls Slide and Film Club, Brooklyn, NY