Welcome to Robbie Murphy Photos.

Robbie Murphy lives and works on Sherkin Island, West Cork, Ireland, where he makes his living farming oysters. Through his work he sees many different aspects of the Sherkin landscape, its changing weather and its flora and fauna. In his leisure time Robbie uses his photography to capture this ever-changing environment.

Robbie recently held a joint exhibition of work with painter Jo Ashby at the Community Hall Sherkin Island.
The show “From Rivers to the Sea – Sherkin and Beyond” ran from August 12th to August 21st 2022.
Robbie has exhibited widely in West Cork.

Solo and group exhibitions have included:

  • The Aisling Art Gallery, Ballydehob

  • Organico Cafe, Bantry

  • Islands Festival, Sherkin Island

  • Custom House Crafts and Gifts Shop, Baltimore

  • West Cork Creates, Skibbereen

  • Cork Airport

  • Sherkin Island Community Hall

The photographs on display on this website are all from his 2016, 2017 & 2018 exhibitions.

Robbie has a number of mounted prints (for 16x12 inch and 10x10 inch frames) along with some greeting cards available for sale in the "Island Crafts" shop on Baltimore pier.

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