Jon-Phillip Sheridan is the assistant chair of Photography + Film. He has had solo exhibitions at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, the Reynolds Gallery in Richmond, Mary Baldwin College, and Heiner Contemporary in Washington, D.C. Sheridan has been honored by Oxford American as an emerging “Superstar” southern artist. He has been featured in many group exhibitions including Photography Now curated by Natasha Egan, Look 3, “Shots” and currently has work in the US State Department’s Art in Embassies program. His work is included in the collections of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Markel Corporation, Capital One and the Federal Reserve Bank. Sheridan earned his MFA in photography and film at VCUarts, and his BFA in photography at the Maryland Institute College of Art.