About Robby

Robby McMurtryRobby McMurtry, Graphic Illustrator and Novelist

Exhibitions, Awards
Grand Award, Red Cloud Art Show, Red Cloud Indian School; Red Cloud, SD 2009
Winter Camp, National Cowboy Hall of Fame and Western Heritage Center, Oklahoma City, OK 2002, 2006, 2007.
Featured Artist, Michael Murphy’s West Fest; Stillwater, OK 2000.
Featured Artist, L’ette Indienne; Montbeliard, France 1998.
Featured Artist, Festival de la BD; Audincort, France 1997
Unnamed exhibition with lecture, Universidade Porto; Porto, Portugal 1996.
Unnamed exhibition with lecture, Universitatsbibliotek Innsbruck; Innsbruck, Austria 1996.
In My Dream You’re a Pony, Santa Ana Star Casino; Bernalillo, NM 1996.
Grand Award, Annual Trail of Tears Art Show, Cherokee Nation Museum; Tahlequah, OK 1996.
Southwest Design Gallery; New Orleans, LA 1996.
Honoree, First Americans Night American Indian Heritage Center; Tulsa, OK 1995
Galerie Schweitzer; Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 1994.
Semaine Amerindienne; Hollenfels, Luxembourg 1992
Robby McMurtry, Art Market Gallery; Tulsa, OK 1982.
Three Native Artists, Somerstown Studio & Gallery; Somers, NY 1981.
Robby McMurtry, IAO Gallery Bricktown; Oklahoma City, OK 1980
Rednecks & Redskins, Creek Council House Museum; Okmulgee, OK 1978.
McMurtry, Old Santa Fe Trading Co.l Santa Fe, NM 1973.

About Robby

Education
B.A, in English, Minors in Art and Sociology, 1973
Oklahoma College of Liberal Arts, Chickasha, OK

Alternative Teacher Certification, 1999
Northeastern Oklahoma State University, Tahlequah, OK

Graduate 1969
Velma-Alma High School, Velma, OK


Work History
1999--Present Art Teacher; Morris Public Schools, Morris, OK.
1988--Present Cultural Coordinator, Indian Education Program; Morris Public Schools, Morris, OK.
1978-1988 Artist-in-Residence, Muscogee (Creek) Nation; Morris Public Schools, Morris, OK.
1977 Summer Arts Project Coordinator; Indian Pupil Education, Tulsa, OK.
1976-78 Artist-in-Residence, Oklahoma Arts & Humanities Council; Cherokee Nation.
1975-1976 Arts Projects Coordinator, Indian Education Programs; Tulsa Public Schools, Tulsa, OK.
1973-75 Art Instructor/Counselor; Tulsa Indian Youth Council, Tulsa, OK.