Art on Main _ Murphys, California



Many of you have expressed concerns about the recent Butte Fire that has ravaged our area.

While there will be a long healing process from the devastation near us, we want you to know that Murphys and the Highway 4 Corridor were spared.

Murphys’ businesses have returned to daily responsibilities, welcoming visitors, and also working together to help the many, many people who are affected.

For information on how you can help, go to:


Butte Fire Extra


When visiting sites and shops in historic Murphys, be sure to explore one of Murphys newest attractions, Art on Main.


Art on Main in Murphys is a contemporary fine art gallery, established in 2012, dedicated to the promotion of artists from Calaveras County and the
surrounding foothills. The gallery displays original art and fine art reproductions, providing established and emerging collectors with the best of our area's fine art.

The 33 artists who display their art, also work at the gallery, welcoming the public who visit, providing personal knowledge of the artwork and their fellow artists. The gallery includes a collection of original oils, watercolors, pastels, etchings, and photography; as well as sculptures, glass, textiles, and jewelry. We feature a large assortment of original and printed cards, ready to either send or frame.

Whether considering adding to your own collection, bringing home a memento of Murphys and the foothills, or buying a gift for family and
Art on Main has an impressive and varied display of beautiful items for the discerning buyer.


Open 7 days a week ~ 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.


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          ***** Featured Artist of the Month *****

Duane Papais

***** Also featuring Guest Artist  *****

Gemma Gylling

Please click on a name below to learn more about each artist and sample some of their work:

Annie Fountain
Bambi Papais
Carol Goff
Carole and Ron Kamerlink (Wild Hare Design)
Charlotte Mahood
Christine Halley (Kina)
Dick Bradford
Donna Perkins
Duane Papais
Helen Scofield
James Kelly
Jan Alcalde
Jane Lucas
Joani Taylor
Judy Morgan
Karen O'Neill
Kathleen Canning
Larry D. White
Lori Sturdivant
Marianna Bologna
Marilyn Richards
Marlene Bradford
Martha Wallace
 Ruth Morrow
Sarah Evans
Sarah Switek
Shirley Wilson
Susan King
Therese and Steve May

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