McMurray lives between Rathfriland and Belfast in Northern Ireland. She studied Fine Art Sculpture (BA) at Wimbledon College of Art, graduating in 2008.
McMurray has been selected to show in the Jerwood Drawing Prize in 2015 and 2017 and the 250th RA Summer Exhibition in 2018.
She has exhibited internationally and nationally.
She is a member of QSS studios and an associate of Array Studios Belfast.
McMurray came second in the David Todd/Landmark fine art prize in 2008.
She has a Preliminary Certificate of Proficiency in Beekeeping.
She is interested in the expanded practice of drawing using ribbon and pattern.